309.712.81 Assessing Health Status and Patient Outcomes
- Health Policy and Management
- 2nd term
- 3 credits
- Academic Year:
- 2014 - 2015
Introduction to Online Learning is required prior to participating in any of the School's Internet-based courses.
Provides an understanding of the conceptual basis for measures of health; some of the common measures, their properties, and strengths and weaknesses; and a framework for judging the appropriateness of a particular measure for students' own work.
- Learning Objectives:
- Describe the current methods of assessing health status
- Discuss health status measurement
- Judge the appropriateness of particular measures for their own or other’s work
- Methods of Assessment:
Short answer midterm, article review paper, participation, and final paper.
- Instructor Consent:
No consent required