MHA 5201: Health Resources and Policy Analysis


Analyzes public policies impacting healthcare programs, services, organizations, and program accessibility to citizens. Explores health policy generation, legislation, and implementation.


  1. Analyze the connection between health and health policies.
  2. Examine the role of political competence in the pursuit of health.
  3. Evaluate the impact of health policy on the healthcare system.
  4. Evaluate the current and future impact of health policies on the healthcare system.
  5. Analyze the context of health policy making.
  6. Explain the concept of evidence-based public health (EBPH) in policy formulation.
  7. Discuss the development of legislation from formulation to implementation.
  8. Explain the role of incrementalism in policy making.




Scutchfield and Keck's principles of public health practice (Rev: 4th ed.)

Publisher: Cengage Learning (2017)
Author: Erwin, P. C., & Brownson, R. C.
ISBN: 9781285182636
Price: $123.46

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