May 30, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PT 528 Health Care Systems

2 credits
This course is an introduction to the American health system, examining four major components: resources, delivery systems, planning and regulatory structure, and consumers. Emphasis is on the interactions among the identified components of the system, as well as the roles and responsibilities of physical therapists as professionals in the system. Potential changes in the system and in the role of physical therapy as a profession also are discussed.