One of the core functions of Public Health is developing policies and plans that support individuals and community health efforts. This course introduces students to the legal, ethical, economic and regulatory dimensions of healthcare and public health policy. Students will explore local, state and national governmental agency roles in public health policy. Students will learn about the implications of laws and regulations that impact Community Health and Safety.
PUBH.2070 The U.S. Healthcare System, and ENGL.1020 College Writing II, and HSCI.1020 Anatomy and Physiology II, or Public Health Minors.