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SOCI 345 Health Systems & Policy

4 sem. hrs. Prereq.: SOCI 101 or SOCI 241 or consent of the instructor. Analyzes the evolution of the U.S. health system and compares it with health systems of other selected countries. Examines health systems as social institutions, developing a broad, contextual understanding of health system development and change across a range of cultural, political and economic environments. Investigates the impact of social institutions on the structure of health systems, on policy choices, and on the provision and receipt of care. Staff.



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