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Health Care in the United States
This five-session course examines our health care system throughout history and interplay among care professions (especially physicians), facilities (especially hospitals), and payment mechanisms (private and public). The topics include 1. Checkup: how does our health care fare when compared to others?; 2. Bloodletting to brain surgery: health care professions; 3. Almshouses to health care systems: health care facilities; 4. Chickens & corn to Obamacare and TrumpCare: paying for health care; and 5. What’s next? The instructor has experience in research and graduate teaching in public policy. He has also worked for a national health insurance company.
Event Type : Study Groups      
Category : Social Science
Date(s) : 10/10/2017 - 11/07/2017
Day of Week : Tuesday
Time : 3:30 - 5:00 p.m.
Location : Turner Senior Resource Center
Address : 2401 Plymouth Rd, Suite C,
Ann Arbor, MI 48105
Instructor : Bice Tom
Fee : $30.00
Event Status : COMPLETED