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Harvard School of Public Health

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Spring 2010

Cross-listed at KSG as HCP-272
Dr. J. Newhouse
5 credits
Seminars. Two 1.5 hour sessions each week.

Taught at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Classroom: Littauer 280.

Policy issues related to the following topics are considered in the course: demand for medical care services, especially as a function of insurance; demand for insurance and issues of selection; reimbursement policies of Medicare toward both hospitals and physicians; effects of health maintenance organizations and their reimbursement by Medicare; quality of care and malpractice. The perspective will generally be that of American federal policy, although state and local perspectives will receive some attention. International students are welcome.
Course Note: HPM205, HPM206 or equivalent or signature of instructor required; ordinal grading option only; cross-listed course, HSPH students must register for HSPH course.

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Spring 2009

Cross-listed at KSG as HCP-272
Dr. J. Newhouse
5 credits
Seminars. Two 1.5 hour sessions each week.

Taught at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government. Classroom: Littauer 280.

Policy issues related to the following topics are considered in the course: demand for medical care services, especially as a function of insurance; demand for insurance and issues of selection; reimbursement policies of Medicare toward both hospitals and physicians; effects of health maintenance organizations and their reimbursement by Medicare; quality of care and malpractice. The perspective will generally be that of American federal policy, although state and local perspectives will receive some attention. International students are welcome.
Course Note: HPM205, HPM206 or equivalent or signature of instructor required; ordinal grading option only; cross-listed course, HSPH students must register for HSPH course.

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Spring 2008

Cross-listed at KSG as HCP-272
Dr. J. Newhouse
5 credits
Seminars. Two 1.5 hour sessions each week.

Policy issues related to the following topics are considered in the course: demand for medical care services, especially as a function of insurance; demand for insurance and issues of selection; reimbursement policies of Medicare toward both hospitals and physicians; effects of health maintenance organizations and their reimbursement by Medicare; quality of care and malpractice. The perspective will generally be that of American federal policy, although state and local perspectives will receive some attention. International students are welcome.
Course Note: HPM205, HPM206 or equivalent or signature of instructor required; ordinal grading option only; cross-listed course, HSPH students must register for HSPH course. (5.06)

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

Spring 2007

Cross-listed at KSG as HCP-272
Dr. J. Newhouse
5 credits
Seminars. Two 1.5 hour sessions each week.

Policy issues related to the following topics are considered in the course: demand for medical care services, especially as a function of insurance; demand for insurance and issues of selection; reimbursement policies of Medicare toward both hospitals and physicians; effects of health maintenance organizations and their reimbursement by Medicare; quality of care and malpractice. The perspective will generally be that of American federal policy, although state and local perspectives will receive some attention. International students are welcome.
Course Note: HPM205, HPM206 or equivalent or signature of instructor required; ordinal grading option only; cross-listed course, HSPH students must register for HSPH course. (5.06)

Course evaluations are an important method for feedback on the quality of course offerings. The submission of a course evaluation is a requirement for this course. Your grade for the course will be made available only after you have submitted responses to at least the first three questions of the on-line evaluation for this course.

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