• HLT-111 : Health Care Delivery Systems

    Academic Level:
    Undergraduate
    Department:
    Allied Health
    Subject:
    Health
    Prerequisites:
    None
    Corequisites:
    None
    Credits:
    2
    This course designed to introduce students to the health care delivery systems within the United States. There is an emphasis on the knowledge of the roles and interrelationships of the allied health care team. The development of medical specialties, the roles and skills of the practitioners who directly impact patient care, and professional, accrediting and licensing organizations are discussed. Professional attitudes, responsibilities, ethics, and standards are covered. An awareness is developed of the changing health care environment and its impact on both consumer and provider.