DPT 725: Management and Health Care Delivery

Course Description Introduces students to health care administration and management principles. Students identify and analyze current issues in the health care setting, compare and contrast different practice settings, and problem-solve situations from rehabilitation environments. The focus is on contemporary, relevant managerial and leadership issues with "real life" examples in the rehabilitation environment. Critical topics to be explored 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
Credits 1