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NURS 638 Health Policy Leadership and Advocacy
Credit hours: 3 per Semester
Cluster: Systems, Leadership, Informatics and Policy,


Course Level: Doctoral

Course Type: DNP


Course Open to: all

Institution:Virginia Commonwealth University

Pre-requisites: TBD

Course Description: Emphasizes critical analysis of the political, organizational, economic, ethical, quality and safety dimensions of health policy issues. Contextual factors such as social justice, health disparities, vulnerable populations, access to care, health care financing and the globalization of health care will be explored. Leadership skills in health policy advocacy will be refined throughout the course.


Method of Instruction: other

Delivery Platform: Blackboard

Campus visits required: 0

Course Contact: Fonda Neal



Tuition: $825/credit hour


Other considerations: none


Available Seats by Semester for this course:


FALL 2018

Section: C11
Instructor:Holly Buchanan, DNP
Credits: 3 / Semester

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