OTA 246: Community Health

Course Description This course will provide the students with basic understanding of the healthcare system in the United States with emphasis on the diverse populations and unique nature of treatment in New York City. Health legislation, types of facilities, healthcare funding, available medical care and future trends will be examined. Issues of health and wellness and preventative health practice will be explored. Introductory and supported research is included.
  
Prerequisites See description.
  
Credits 1