HPM 53010 - Community Health Needs Assessment

Description
This course covers concepts and methods relevant to community health needs assessment, such as systems thinking, the use of quantitative and qualitative methods, primary and secondary data, and the role of community assessment in current national policy, including the Affordable Care Act and on community health improvement. Students will draw from multiple disciplines to assess health status and its determinants (social, behavioral, and environmental), needs for health services, and the capacity and resources of the local community. Students will also learn to facilitate and evaluate the use of data for decision-making by partnerships, organizations and policy makers. Prerequisite: Graduate standing.
Credits
3
Attributes
Tuition-Kent Campus
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Spring 2019
Offered
W, M
Avg. Class Size
35
Avg. Sections
1