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Undergraduate Course Details
Number ECO 318
Title Health Economics
Credits 3.0
Distribution DIII
Prerequisites ECO200 or ECO201

Description

The organization of health care, the problems associated with various alternate delivery systems, the utilization and availability of physicians and other paramedical personnel, the growth and pressures exerted by third-party payers, and consideration of federal, state, and municipal participation in the delivery of quality medical care under the various alternatives for national health care. Three lecture hours per week. The course is offered on a periodic basis. Elective for Economics majors. Division III elective for all other majors.