• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 2 months
    Duration

About

Welcome to the exciting world of Healthcare Delivery Providers!

This Healthcare Delivery Providers Course offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Minnesota in the Healthcare Marketplace Specialization will help you understand the various providers of healthcare across the U.S. delivery continuum. We will explore the unique value proposition of the various providers- from hospitals and clinics to physicians to community based providers. We will dissect this important value chain using various lenses such as- site of care delivery, people who provide the care and payers who pay for care. You will also learn about the challenges facing these providers and the innovations they are creating in order to help transform this important industry.

Given the fact that Healthcare is one of the largest industries in the U.S. and growing at an rapid pace, it is critical that current and future leaders understand the internal and external drivers that are shaping this industry. Current and future leaders will need to constantly innovate in order to sustain this industry into the future- by creating value for the end customer and the entire population, as well as increasing engagement of the humans who work within this industry.

Get ready to take a deep dive into the complex ocean that is U.S. healthcare delivery- and make sure your oxygen tank is securely fastened!

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: This course is offered on a rolling basis.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 2 months
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Duration description
      5 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Course Structure:
  • Introduction To U.S. Healthcare Delivery
  • Hospitals: Community & Specialty
  • Post-acute Care & Community-based Services
  • Physicians: Primary, Specialty, Newer Settings & Population Health
  • Healthcare Delivery Of Tomorrow

        English Language Requirements

        This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

        Academic Requirements

        This Healthcare Marketplace Specialization covers the fundamentals of the healthcare marketplace at a beginners level. It is beginners level because no prior experience or courses in the healthcare marketplace are necessary, but it is a college-level course in which learners are expected to think carefully about conceptual and practical issues.

        The ideal learner will have at least two years of college experience, but college experience is not required.

        Tuition Fee

        • International

          49 USD/module
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
        • National

          49 USD/module
          Tuition Fee
          Based on the original amount of 49 USD per module and a duration of 2 months.
        We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
        The programme is self-paced and the cost per month is 49$.

        Funding

        Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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