Course Description for Health Economics and Quantitative Analysis
Health Economics and Quantitative Analysis
Prerequisite: STA 2023 and ECO 2023
Description: This course will be designed to examine the U.S. health care decision-making and delivery system from an applied economics perspective. With advancement in health insurance models, greater emphasis is being placed on individual choice and responsibility as determinants of healthcare utilization. The purpose of the course is to show students how to apply the basic principles of economics to health care. In addition, this course will focus the utilization and application quantitative skills required to understand, conduct and evaluate performance of health care organizations.