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Faculty-led: International Health Care Policies: Northern Ireland
Londonderry, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Summer
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Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2020 01/31/2020 ** 05/25/2020 06/05/2020

** Refer to the brochure page below for official program dates.
Program Description:
Program Description:

 International Health Care Policies: Northern Ireland 
Londonderry, Northern Ireland, UK

 
QUICK FACTS
Professor Name: Mary Kutchin
Total Estimated Cost: $3000 plus airfare 
Eligibility: Completion of 20030 or 20040
Course and Credits:
Program dates: May 25- June 5, 2020
Application deadline: January 31, 2020
OVERVIEW
Course Name and CRN:  
40089 International Health Care Policy

Location(s): Northern Ireland

KSU Sponsoring College: Nursing

Course Description:  This course looks at the organizational and societal context in which health care is delivered in specific countries worldwide. A historical perspective is developed early in the semester. Building on this, the course explores existing health care policies in a specific population or county.  This course further examines existing health networks, forms of care delivery, consumer needs and economics and funding for an identified population.

 
 
TENTATIVE ITINERARY
When:  
May 25- June 5, 2020

Program highlights/ Itinerary:  Fly into Dublin, bus to Londonderry Northern Ireland, Ulster University. 2 weeks in Londonderry
PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS
Requirements: 
Castlebranch Compliant
Pre-requisites: 20030 or 20040
Maximum capacity: 10
 

ACCOMMODATION AND MEALS
Accommodations on Ulster University Magee Campus included in costs. Meals all out of pocket, kitchen and laundry facilities available on campus.
 
CDC WEB SITE AND IMMUNIZATION INFORMATION
Please visit the CDC travel page for information about any vaccinations you may need or health and safety tips for traveling to your destination:
https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/destinations/traveler/none/united-kingdom?s_cid=ncezid-dgmq-travel-single-001


If vaccinations or medicines are needed according to the CDC, you can make arrangements with the DeWeese Health Center as soon as possible for immunization appointments.  Appointment openings are limited and they may have to order your vaccine, which takes time.  Plan accordingly.
 
PROGRAM FEES
Detailed cost breakdown:

Tuition:
3 credit hours (see www.kent.edu/tuition for more information)
Program fees: $3000 (Airfare not included)
Estimated personal expenses: Airfare approximately $1000 - $1200 plus meals, souvenirs, etc.
Total Estimated Cost: $4500 
Payment Instructions: TBD
DEADLINES
Application deadline:
January 17, 2020
Payment deadline: January 31, 2020
Withdrawal deadline: NA
CONTACT INFORMATION
Faculty name:  
Mary Kutchin
Email: mkutchin@kent.edu
Phone: 330-672-8810
Office location on campus: Henderson Hall, Office 384
Brief Bio:  Mary Kutchin has significant experience in hospital administration and nursing leadership. She has experience in both line management and staff management positions. She also has experience in project management and consultations for healthcare organizations with an expertise in accreditation standards. She has developed and managed programs for case management and disease management. Her clinical experience is in critical care, cardiac care and surgical care areas.

 


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