April 3 at HSA (26 credits)
April 3 @ 9:30 am$39.95 - $359
45 minute lecture followed by 2 short self study exams
Enter on right as you face the building from Wood Road
Lecture topic Employer based health insurance and care quality
Gary Fradin will give a brief overview of incentives and consequences that follow from our employer based health insurance model.
After the lecture, take the 2 self study exams below
You must read the texts in advance. You will not be permitted to take the exams otherwise. Both available from amazon.com
- Catastrophic Care by David Goldhill, Mass course #C15627, 14 credits, shows how our current employer based system misallocates healthcare resources, raising costs unnecessarily.
- The Decision Tree by Thomas Goetz, Mass course #C15023, 12 credits, synthesizes science and public health research into a practical approach to managing individual healthcare needs. It’s designed, according to the New York Times book review, for those who want to captain their own medical destinies.
Exams take about 20 minutes each after the lecture. Proctors provided. Graded immediately.
Ethics self study exam Health Ins. Broker Disclosure Ethics 1, Mass course #C10774, 3 credits available at every CE program for $39.95.
(Not Health Insurance Broker Ethics 1 – that’s a different course)
Text available on this site under Gary’s Texts after you login.