- Provides a brief introduction to the conceptual underpinnings of health economics
- Apply economic rationale to determine when a strong case exists for government action in health care.
- Achieve global opportunities as Health economists, Economic Evaluator, Health analysts, Healthcare Finance Manager, and much more.
This module attempts to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and basic economic arguments that are central to health system financing.
It provides a brief introduction to the conceptual underpinnings of health economics, with the emphasis on practical application to health financing and understanding of how health care resources are generated, pooled and used to. It looks at the main models of health system funding including health insurance and their implications for the structure, planning and delivery of services.
Duration: 3 Months