2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) 
    
    Jun 26, 2019  
2018–2019 Walden University Catalog (September 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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NURS 6226 - Introduction to Healthcare Policy


(5 cr.) Students in this course consider the evolution of the U.S. healthcare system and of health policy. Topics include current challenges in the delivery of healthcare and the future of the healthcare system. Students are introduced to perspectives for analyzing health and healthcare with a focus on vulnerable populations, mental health issues, variations in medical practice and the quality of care, and healthcare rationing and access to care. (Prerequisite(s): NURS 6050.)



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