Fall 2023 Health Policy and Management P8553 section D01

Strategic Planning for Health Insurance


Call Number 16164
Day & Time
R 5:30pm-8:20pm
To be announced
Points 1.5
Grading Mode Standard
Approvals Required None
Instructor Rodney K McKinney
Method of Instruction In-Person
Course Description Strategic Planning for Health Insurance Plans is designed to provide students with a broad and deep understanding of safety-net health insurance plan operations and management. Students will have the opportunity to manage plan finances, set benefit designs, and establish actuarially sound premiums, all while operating within the constraints of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. In a very abbreviated period of time, student will be completely immersed in real-world situations where they will be forced to make appropriate decisions which will either sustain or submerge the health plan. In addition to expanding their knowledge base about the health insurance industry, students will enhance their competency develop in a number of areas including analytical thinking, strategic orientation, collaboration, and communication. The 21 hours of course work will contain a blend of lectures, class work and a group project. Students will be evaluated on class participation (20%), learning reviews (quizzes (30%), and a group project (50%).
Web Site Vergil
Department Health Policy & Management
Enrollment 25 students (40 max) as of 11:46PM Thursday, July 18, 2024
Subject Health Policy and Management
Number P8553
Section D01
Division School of Public Health
Open To GSAS, Public Health
Section key 20233HPMN8553PD01