This course provides an overview of programs and products related to our rapidly expanding long-term care populations. Services designed to support the growing needs of long-term care populations and their support networks will be examined. The impact of health care trends on the future of the long-term care industry will be explored.
This undergraduate course is 5 weeks.
This course is not available for enrollment to residents of Georgia, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, and Wisconsin.
Attendance and participation are mandatory in all university courses, and specific requirements may differ by course. If attendance requirements are not met, a student may be removed from the course. Please review the Course Attendance Policy in the Catalog for more information.
- Explain the evolution of programs and services for aging populations.
- Analyze types of programs and services for long-term care populations.
- Explain information sources for programs and services.
- Describe community programs and services for long-term care populations.
- Identify qualification requirements for community programs and services.
- Analyze social programs and services for long-term care populations.
- Analyze educational programs and services for long-term care populations.
- Explain the benefits of social and educational programs and services.
- Determine sources of funding for community, social, and educational programs and services.
- Evaluate the impact of reimbursement on long-term care.
- Explain licensure requirements for programs and services.
- Analyze current trends and issues in long-term care.
The University of Phoenix reserves the right to modify courses.
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with an Enrollment Representative.
Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.
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