This course identifies the risk inherent within health care institutions, organizations, agencies and for individual providers. The management of risk is explored as part of a strategic response of an organization or individual within health care. Specifically the risk inherent within health care organizations; in communications and sharing of data; in the embracing of new technologies and drug treatment therapies; and the expectations of corporate compliance will be discussed. The role of quality assurance will be reviewed as a strategy to control risk. This is a required course in the Health Systems Administration program and assignments/ applications are focused on healthcare issues.
3 credit hours
This 7 week course requires students to spend approximately 19 hours a week on course work.
This course section is open to RIT Online students.
Enrollment restrictions are subject to change. Please contact us for assistance.
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