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ALH 1101 Introduction to Healthcare Delivery

Orientation to the health care delivery system, including history, economics, medical/legal issues, professionalism, ethics, sociological aspects and wellness concepts. Orientation to the use of technology in the health care system will also be provided, including user interfaces, telecommunications and networks. The development of health care team skills, including critical thinking and problem-solving strategies and multicultural health care perspectives, will be presented. One classroom, three lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: NONE

Course Outcomes
  • Describe technology-based allied health applications in hospitals, community health agencies, education and research.
  • Identify basic principles of medicolegal issues in healthcare delivery including proprietary software, data security, information privacy and confidentiality.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge of how economics impact healthcare.
  • Demonstrate effective critical thinking and problem-solving strategies for quality healthcare delivery.
  • Critically analyze of the dynamics between society and their relationship with healthcare.
  • Demonstrate an appreciation for, and knowledge of, interrelationships among allied health disciplines.
  • Identify the key components of healthful living that reflect an appreciation for the community at large and self with regards to the promotion of healthy lifestyles.
Credit Hours: 2
  • Classroom: 1 hour
  • Lab: 3 hours
  • Division: Health Sciences
  • Department: Allied Health
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Taylor
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 17
Meets: MW from 8:30AM to 10:55AM
Section: 3T0
Open Seats: 17
Meets: MW from
8:30AM to 10:55AM
Section: 3T0
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Bahr
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 13
Meets: TTH from 8:30AM to 10:55AM
Section: 3T1
Open Seats: 13
Meets: TTH from
8:30AM to 10:55AM
Section: 3T1
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: McAtee
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 16
Meets: MW from 12:00PM to 2:25PM
Section: 3T2
Open Seats: 16
Meets: MW from
12:00PM to 2:25PM
Section: 3T2
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Bennett
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 23
Meets: TTH from 12:00PM to 2:25PM
Section: 3T3
Open Seats: 23
Meets: TTH from
12:00PM to 2:25PM
Section: 3T3
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Shelley
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5T1
Open Seats: 3
Section: 5T1
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Layer
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 6
Section: 5T2
Open Seats: 6
Section: 5T2
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Hawkins
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 10
Section: 5T3
Open Seats: 10
Section: 5T3
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Shepherd
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 9
Section: 5T4
Open Seats: 9
Section: 5T4
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Brown
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 12
Section: 5A3
Open Seats: 12
Section: 5A3
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Brown
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: A Term
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 17
Section: 5A4
Open Seats: 17
Section: 5A4
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Bahr
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $20.00
Open Seats: 19
Meets: TTH from 12:00PM to 3:40PM
Section: B44
Open Seats: 19
Meets: TTH from
12:00PM to 3:40PM
Section: B44
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Hawkins
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 9
Section: 5B2
Open Seats: 9
Section: 5B2
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Layer
Term: Summer 2021
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: B Term
Course Fee: $35.00
Open Seats: 5
Section: 5B3
Open Seats: 5
Section: 5B3