Course: Evaluation of Health Care Systems

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Course title Evaluation of Health Care Systems
Course code LBF/MA151
Organizational form of instruction Seminar
Level of course Master
Year of study not specified
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 5
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course unspecified
Form of instruction Face-to-face
Work placements This is not an internship
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Langová Kateřina, Mgr. Ph.D.
  • Kolářová Hana, prof. RNDr. CSc.
  • Zapletalová Jana, Mgr. Dr.
Course content
Basic knowledge about research and evaluation and also analytic skills for quantitative evaluation of health care efficiency. The course aim is to familiarize students with an integrated approach to managerial decision making.

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic Lecture(Interpretation, Training), Dialogic Lecture (Discussion, Dialog, Brainstorming)
Learning outcomes
To provide students with basic knowledge about research and evaluation and also with analytic skills for quantitative evaluation of health care efficiency. The course aim is to familiarize students with an integrated approach to managerial decision making.
Students will be prepared to apply research methods and statistical approach that are necessary to solve problems and make decisions in health care systems control. Students will be able to implement into practice the tools how to provide rational health care delivery, ensure equal access to health care, and reduce costs.
Prerequisites
Students ought to have fundamental attainments in mathematics and statistics at the secondary education level.
LBF/MB051 and SOL/MA011 and HUM/MB061 and SOL/MB011 and MNG/MB021 and MNG/MB031 and SOL/MB041

Assessment methods and criteria
Mark, Oral exam, Student performance

Written test with calculations and oral knowledge exam.
Recommended literature
  • Wan, T. T.H. (1995). Analysis and Evaluation of Health Care Systems : An Integrated Approach to Managerial Decision Making. Baltimore: Health Professions Press.
  • Wan, T. T.H. Analýza a vyhodnocování systémů zdravotní péče: Integrovaný přístup k manažerskému rozhodování.


Study plans that include the course
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