OTE 746 - Management and Policy in Occupational Therapy Practice

Description
Prerequisite: OTE 615. This course introduces the student to the role of the occupational therapist as a manager and leader within the broader interprofessional health care system. Students are introduced to management functions, including fiscal management, marketing, and human resource functions. Discussion of regulatory systems, legal considerations, reimbursement mechanisms, current health care policy and emerging issues impacting health care practitioners is provided. Supervisory issues specific to the occupational therapist are explored. Students will identify and illustrate the role of occupational therapy in current policy issues regarding services to underserved communities. 3(3-0) S
Credits
3
Attributes
CHHS Addtl Enrll Fee-GR
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Spring 2018, Spring 2017
Offered
MW
Avg. Class Size
25
Avg. Sections
1