Health Economics in Health Care and Social Services

5 OP

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Ala:  Sosiaali-, terveys- ja liikunta-ala, Yamk

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Learning objectives:
The student
– understands the key concepts of health economics and the basic premises of theoretical thinking in micro and macroeconomic levels
– masters some of the current discourse and trends connected to the health economic and policy in social and health care
– are able to analyze typical resource allocation problems involving social and health care
– has mastered different types of health economic evaluations
– has mastered the basics of cost-effectiveness analysis
– learns how to consider medical and/or ethical issues in financial decision-making

Course contents:
– Introduction of health economics for social and health care professionals
– Basic of health economics theories
– Theoretical basis of health economic evaluation
– Cost Minimization Analysis (CMA)
– Cost-benefit Analysis (CBA)
– Cost-effectiveness Analysis (CEA)

Työskentelytavat ja aikataulutus: Online studies: Online discussion, learning tasks, independent study
1 (Adequate) - 5 (Excellent)
Aikaisemmat opinnot: Competencies in management and leadership achieved in BA degree in health care or/and social services.
Opettaja(t): Arshia Amiri
Ilmoittautumiskäytäntöihin liittyvät kyselyt:

Ilmoittautuminen: 26.08.2019 - 09.09.2019
Ajankohta: 16.09.2019 - 13.12.2019