This course introduces the applications of economics to health and health care. The topics to be covered include: allocation of health care resources with respect to demand and supply of health care; the roles of hospitals physicians, and health insurance; market imperfections and their role in economics of health care. Open to PHP, Worcester MPH, online MPH-nutrition, DNP/MS nursing students only.
Health Economics and Reimbursement
Monday, November 7, 2016 to Monday, February 6, 2017