Catalogue 2020 - 2021

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.