HEALTH ECONOMICS

Course Information
TitleΟΙΚΟΝΟΜΙΚΑ ΤΗΣ ΥΓΕΙΑΣ / HEALTH ECONOMICS
Code03ΕΕ15
FacultyEconomic and Political Sciences
SchoolEconomics
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorAlexandra Gkoulgkoutsika
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID100000916

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodSpring
Instructors from Other Categories
  • Antonios Targoutzidis
Weekly Hours3
Class ID
600123501
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • French (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • 03ΥΓ03 MICROECONOMICS I
  • 03ΥΕ04 MICROECONOMICS II
  • 03ΥΕ03 PUBLIC ECONOMICS
  • 03ΥΣ04 MICROECONOMICS III
  • 03ΥΣ05 MACROECONOMICS III
  • 03ΥΔ01 MACROECONOMICS I
  • 03ΥΕ05 MACROECONOMICS II
Learning Outcomes
Acquire knowledge and skills for the good administration of the resources allocated to the health sector. To assist with recommendations on health policy, so that it is adapted to the health needs of the population with the least possible expenses and with tools for measuring cost.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The content of the course "health economics" is the economic approach of the health system, which is investigated as an open human system that is not confined to the field of medical care. The research required to conduct the course is very large. It requires also a multidisciplinary approach. The purpose of the course is to learn the basic principles of health economics and to familiarize the recipients of the course with a subject useful for all those wishing to work in the wider field of health.
Keywords
Health policy, hospital management, economic evaluation of health programs
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Description
Access to the Blackboard - Email communication
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Lectures130
Field trips and participation in conferences / seminars / activities
Total130
Student Assessment
Description
Student works during the year, work which primes the final extent,final written exam
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Formative, Summative)
  • Written Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
- Αντωνοπούλου Λ., (2010), «Δαπάνες και Πολιτικές Υγείας στην Ευρώπη», Εκδόσεις Ζυγός.
Additional bibliography for study
- T. Rice, «Τα οικονομικά της υγείας σε επανεξέταση, Κριτική, 2006 Αθήνα. - Beresniak A., G. Duru, Economie de la Santé, Masson, 1992. - «Dix ans d’ avancées en économie de la Santé» actes des XIXes journées des Economistes de la Santé Français, John Libbey Eurotext, 1997. - Feldstein P J, “Health Care Economics”, Delmar Publishers, 1988. - Fuchs V., The Health Economy, Harvard University Press, 1986. - Johnson – Lans Shirley, A Health Economics Primer, Pearson Educations, 2005. - Player S., «Activity-based analyses lead to better decision making. (cost management strategies in the health care industry)», στο Healthcare Financial Management, 1998. - Rice T., Τα Οικονομικά τα Υγείας σε επανεξέταση, Εκδόσεις ΚΡΙΤΙΚΗ, 2006 - Tanti – Hardouin N., Economie de la Santé, Armand Colin, 1994. - Williams A. (Ed), Health and economics, Macmillan Press, 1987. - Wolper F. Lawrence, Διοίκηση Υπηρεσιών Υγείας, εκδ.Mediforce, 2001. - Καλογεροπούλου Μ., Μουρδουκούτας Π. ‘Υπηρεσίες Υγείας. Συστήματα, χρηματοδότηση, αγορά’. Κλειδάριθμος, 2007 - Κυριόπουλος Γ.(επιμέλεια), η Πολιτική της υγείας στην Ελλάδα, στο σταυροδρόμι των επιλογών, Θεμέλιο, Αθήνα 1995. - Οικονόμου Χ., Οι σύγχρονες εξελίξεις στα συστήματα υγείας. Προβλήματα και τάσεις, στο συλλογικό έργο του: ‘Η μεταρρύθμιση του κοινωνικού κράτους’, επιμέλεια: Σακελλαρόπουλος Θ., εκδ. Κριτική, 1999. - Σούλης, Οικονομική της Υγείας, Εκδόσεις Παπαζήσης, 1998. - Τούντας Γ., Πολιτική Υγείας, Οδυσσέας, 2002. - Υφαντόπουλος Γ., Τα Οικονομικά της Υγείας, Τυπωθήτω, 2003. - Σουλιώτης Κ. (επιμέλεια), Πολιτική και οικονομία της υγείας, Παπαζήσης, 2007. - Χατζηανδρέου Ε., Σουλιώτης Κ., (επιμέλεια), Μεταρρυθμίσεις Συστημάτων Υγείας, Παπαζήσης, 2005.
Last Update
01-07-2015