Fall 2024 Health Policy and Management P8510 section 001

Strategic Issues in Health Care Quality

STRATEGIC ISSUES IN HEALT

Call Number 15730
Day & Time
Location
W 8:30am-11:20am
To be announced
Points 1.5
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Catherine Foster
Type SEMINAR
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description This course examines the movement to health care quality in the US, providing students with definitions of quality and a historical perspective on quality initiatives. Primary focus of the class is on quality initiatives in the past 10 years, including efforts by the Institute of Medicine, Agency for Healthcare Quality and Research, various accrediting organizations (e.g. NCQA), and employer-based initiatives such as HEDIS and Leapfrog. There will be in depth analysis of establishing and measuring the quality of health care in various organizational settings, on risk management and legal issues, and on recent efforts to link quality with pay for performance.
Web Site Vergil
Department Health Policy & Management
Enrollment 58 students (80 max) as of 11:46PM Thursday, July 18, 2024
Subject Health Policy and Management
Number P8510
Section 001
Division School of Public Health
Open To GSAS, Public Health
Section key 20243HPMN8510P001