2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) 
    
    Oct 17, 2019  
2017-2018 Walden University Catalog (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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HLTH 1005 - Context of Healthcare Delivery♦


(5 cr.) Students in this course describe the causes and consequences of historical events on health and medical care in the United States. They explain barriers related to cost, quality, and access to health and medical care. Students examine unique and complex aspects of subsystems and classify vertical and horizontal integrated healthcare delivery systems. They compare characteristics of healthcare in the U.S. with healthcare systems in other countries. Students also identify current and future issues, trends, and forces in healthcare reform.
♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an Enrollment Advisor [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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