Catalogue 2019 - 2020

OTD 648 Management in Changing Healthcare Contexts


2 crs.


Fall 2 - OTD-614, OTD-624, OTD-626, OTD-630, OTD-632, OTD-633, and OTD-638

Course Description

This class is designed for students to focus on administration, organization, and management issues in traditional and role emergent practice settings. Topics addressed include organizational management in healthcare, marketing, reimbursement, budgeting, advocacy, legislation, and human resource issues. In addition, emphasis is placed on the internal and external forces impacting the systems in which occupational therapists work (healthcare, educational, community, sociocultural, etc.) facilitating the development of collaborative interprofessional skills.