Join former Rush University Medical Center President, Peter Butler, MHSA, professor in and chairperson of the Department of Health Systems Management, and Janice Phillips, RN, PhD, CENP, FAAN, Director of Nursing Research and Health Equity and Associate Professor of Nursing at Rush University, as they delve into U.S. health policy today. Drawing on Phillip’s background influencing policy during her Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowship in the U.S. Senate, among other experiences, and Butler’s nationally recognized healthcare executive experience, this course will provide a foundational understanding of U.S. health policy and how it will impact your profession and career expectations.
U.S. Health Policy Today: The Issues, The Process, and The Future will:
A lunch and learn series, the course will be taught through four, one-hour sessions, meeting weekly for four consecutive weeks. Online companion resources will include brief videos to watch prior to each class as well as a list of resources you can access to learn more about health policy. The final class will include a facilitated panel of experts to share views on the future of healthcare, particularly as it relates to the impact of social determinants of health.
Armour Academic Center (Room 971)
600 S. Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60612
Box lunch included.
NOTE: After registration you may alert us to any dietary restrictions.
For more information contact Althea A. Billins at (312) 563-0336 or Althea_A_Billins@rush.edu
In support of improving patient care, Rush University Medical Center is accredited by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Rush University Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of (4) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ANCC Credit Designation – Nurses
The maximum number of hours awarded for this CE activity is (4) contact hours.
This activity is being presented without bias and without commercial support.
Rush University is an approved provider for physical therapy (216.000272), occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, social work (159.001203), nutrition, speech-audiology, and psychology by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation.
Rush University designates this live activity for (4) Continuing Education credit(s).
Wednesday, May 22 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Rush University, Room 971 600 S. Paulina, Armour Academic Center