2023-2024 Course Catalog

HLTH 2010 Healthcare in the US

Students will understand the history, organization, influences, and delivery of healthcare in the US and abroad. A focus will be on analyzing the factors that have shaped our healthcare system compared to the other parts of the globe. The course will cover types of healthcare institutions, functions of hospitals, and other facilities; accountability in healthcare, hierarchy of the healthcare system, organizational structure, and the role of government in healthcare.


3 cr


Fall, Spring


Recommended: Eligible for ENGC 1101 and READ 1106