This course will provide a general overview of the current issues and trends within the U.S. healthcare industry, to include the evolution of current healthcare legislation, managed care challenges and how technology is affecting how providers practice. In addition, discussions and assignments will cover topics such as financial challenges of both patient and provider, disease management, ethical and bioethical issues, patient outcomes, and the classism of health care.
* Disclaimer: Textbooks listed are based on the last open revision of the course.
Prior revisions and future revisions may use different textbooks. To verify textbook information,
view the course syllabus or contact Student Services at