Welcome to the Masters of Medical Management Program. This is the
Health Policy module.
This course provides the student with an in-depth understanding
of the policy making process, policy ideology, and policy frameworks
and issues. Although the course will focus on health policy, the
policy process has broader relevance to other fields. The analysis,
formulation, implementation, and evaluation steps will be discussed.
This is an interactive, participatory, experiential course, with
each class having specific objectives for the student to master.
Students are to prepare assigned readings prior to each module.
Key Steps to Health Policy Formulation
The policy formulation process has become increasingly complex due
to multiple constituencies to satisfy (individuals, business, providers);
need to assess long range impacts ; and need to consider ethical
7 Key Steps