2020-2021 Catalog

JWI 570 Leading through the Bureaucracy in Healthcare


JWI 510 and JWI 505

Healthcare is complex and bureaucratic. Leaders find ways to navigate through the bureaucracy and use it to their advantage. You will understand the various regulatory agencies, policies and guidelines within the healthcare industry and identify ways to maneuver through it and drive results. You will learn about the impact of the Affordable Care Act and attempts to reform the U.S. healthcare system from a federal and state perspective. This course will explore various laws governing healthcare institutions and dilemmas faced by managers in the industry.