PHPM 519 Health Systems Organization

Instructor(s): Neal Wallace, PhD; Sherril Gelmon, PhD

Course Description Course focus is on the manner in which health care in the United States is organized and administered as well as the forces which are influencing change in the structure and delivery of health services. Specific topics of analysis and discussion include: structure of the health care system, the providers, health care personnel, financing health care, planning, and evaluation.

Credits 3

Term Offered varies

Prerequisite Matriculation into the MPH program.  

Please note that this class is held on the Portland State campus, and there are a limited number of slots for OHSU students.  Be sure to register early.