||This course is designed to provide the student with health care administration and management principles. During the course, the students will identify and analyze current issues in the health care setting. The students will compare and contrast different practice settings and will problem-solve situations from rehabilitation environments. The focus will be on contemporary, relevant managerial and leadership issues with "real life" examples, from the rehabilitation environment. Critical topics to be explored will include managerial principles and functions; leadership and decision making; quality assurance and accountability; organizational structure, financial and reimbursement concerns; marketing and customer relations; and the regulatory and external environment.