Organization of and challenges in today's public health care
- SPL1071 - 10 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

The student shall after ended subject:
Have knowledge of social science issues related to the nurse's function in public health care and the local community
Be able to make a critical analysis of today's public health care
be able to communicate to achieve results throuh cooperation in a group


Organization, planning and prorities in public health care
Intermunicipal cooperation
The private health enterprises
Interaction between public health care and voluntary organizations
Managing and planning health care services
Social related constraint
Development and future of health care for elderly people
Challenges in public health care
Quality in health care.
Different conceptions of what quality is
Official requirements related to reliability, control and supervision of health care services
Preventive health services in local comunity, gender, social indifference, quality of life and cicumstances among elderly people

Teaching Methods

Group works
Net Support Learning

Form(s) of Assessment

Oral exam, individually
Digital exam

Grading Scale


Coursework Requirements

Participation at Seminar(s) / Meeting(s)