Catalogue 2016 - 2017

BUS 362 Industry Studies: Health Services


3 cr.


Sophomore standing.

Course Description

This course explores the characteristics and components of the U.S. healthcare industry. This will include an examination of U.S. healthcare systems and how they are organized and financed, a review of the healthcare workforce, the role of research and technology, and exploration of the various components of healthcare delivery to include hospitals, ambulatory care, and long term care delivery models as well as some of the major challenges facing the healthcare industry in the U.S.