Master of Healthcare Administration {21-22} - Health Program Planning and Evaluation

Course Code
MHA 625  Credits
Title Health Program Planning and Evaluation 
Course Outline Course Outline 
Description This course introduces the field of program evaluation to support population health management. Students will learn how to develop theoretically-informed and evidence-based population health initiatives. Each student learns how to assess, plan, implement and evaluate for population needs. Students will review the following elements of program evaluation: (a) community needs health assessments focusing on the needs of the population, (b) reviewing appropriate evidence to create a logical model for change, (c) creating budgets/identifying funding sources, (d) contracting, (e) engaging key stakeholders, and (f) methods to evaluate programs.