Introduction to Healthcare

Stanford Center for Professional Development

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Solving the problems and challenges within the U.S. healthcare system requires a deep understanding of how the system works. Successful solutions and strategies must take into account the realities of the current system.

This course explores the fundamentals of the U.S. healthcare system. It will introduce the principal institutions and participants in healthcare systems, explain what they do, and discuss the interactions between them. The course will cover physician practices, hospitals, pharmaceuticals, and insurance and financing arrangements.

We will also discuss the challenges of healthcare cost management, quality of care, and access to care. While the course focuses on the U.S. healthcare system, we will also refer to healthcare systems in other developed countries.

You will learn

The major challenges of the U.S.healthcare system Issues you may encounter in efforts to improve healthcare delivery and the healthcare system. Who the key stakeholders are in the U.S. healthcare system

Introduction to Healthcare at Stanford Center for Professional Development

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