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Philosophies & Paradigms of Healthcare

HHAW - 120

Credits: 3

Catalog Year: 2017

The course covers the basic development of healthcare philosophies, paradigms and the assessment of healthcare as a cultural, social and economic development. Students will study the business of healthcare and the rising healthcare industry, the politicizing of health and medicine, and the ethical dilemmas predicated by our current model of healthcare with a special emphasis on the globalization of medicine.