HC 463 Third Party Reimbursement and Risk Management
F2T 2006 DL
Both, Christopher G.
Adjunct Faculty Instructor Management/Health Care
MSA Human Resources Administration Central Michigan UniversityBS Management/HealthCare Park University
East Grand Forks MN
Textbook: Principles of Risk Management and Insurance. 9th Edition George E. Rejda Copy Right 2005 Pearson Education Inc.
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Grading: Course Grading Scale A = 540 points or higher B = 480 points to 539 points C = 420 points to 479 points D = 360 points to 419 points F = 359 points or fewer points Mid term test 100 points Final Test 100 points Discussion:80 points (10 per week) Homework:160 points (20 per week) Quizzes: 160 points (20 per week) Total points 600 Submission of Late Work: Late work will be evaluated on a case - by - case basis. Proctored final examination - A computerized examination will be taken in a proctored testing environment during the 8th (or 16th) week at one of the Park University sites around the country or at an alternative location. For proctored examinations, photo identification is required at the time of the test. Guidelines for selecting an acceptable proctor can be found on the Park University Website. Other Information on proctored exams: - It will be the responsibility of the student to arrange for a proctor, by the 6th week of the term, who is accepted and approved by the course instructor. - Approval of proctors is the discretion of the Online instructor. - A proctor request form will be made available to you during the first week of class so that you can send your requested proctor to your instructor for approval. - Failure to take a final proctored exam (or submit your final project for some online graduate courses) will result in an automatic "F" grade. - Some Graduate Online courses may not require a proctored Final Examination. A final proctored examination will be taken in a proctored testing environment during the 8th (or 16th) week at one of the Park University sites around the country or at an alternative location. For proctored examinations, photo identification is required at the time of the test. Guidelines for selecting an acceptable proctor can be found on the Park University Website. - Other Information on proctored exams: It will be the responsibility of the student to arrange for a proctor, by the 6th week of the term, who is accepted and approved by the course instructor. - Approval of proctors is the discretion of the Online instructor. - A proctor request form will be made available to you during the first week of class so that you can send your requested proctor to your instructor for approval. - Failure to take a final proctored exam (or submit your final project for some online graduate courses) will result in an automatic "F" grade.
Late Submission of Course Materials: Late work will be evaluated on a case - by - case basis.
Classroom Rules of Conduct: Ground Rules for Online Participation Policy #1: If you experience computer difficulties (need help downloading a browser or plug-in, you need help logging into the course, or if you experience any errors or problems while in your online course, please contact the Park Computer Center. Policy #2: Back up: every piece of work you complete. This will ensure that a computer glitch, or a glitch out there in cyberspace won't erase your hard work. Policy #3: Communicate: If you are experiencing any confusion over course material, technical difficulties that are not being resolved and are preventing you from completing your assignments, or general questions about the course, let me know and refer to Course Policy #1. Policy #4: Please check the Announcements area in the Course Conference before you ask general course questions. If you don't see your question there, then please post your question. Posting them in the threaded discussion area will allow your fellow students to benefit from your questions. And remember, there are no stupid/silly questions. We are all here to learn! Policy #5: E-Mail Procedures and Submitting General e-mail: When sending e-mail other than assignments, you must identify yourself fully by name and class in all e-mail sent to me and/or other members of our class. <>My Response Policy: I will check my e-mail frequently. I will respond to course-related questions within 24-48 hours (unless I notify you previously that I will be unavailable). Policy #6 Late Work: Each week's work must be completed by the end of that week. No credit for work turned in after the week, unless you have contacted me beforehand and explained any "special" circumstance. Deadlines not met during the week will mean your grade will be lowered a half grade for each day late. Policy #7 Online Etiquette: All your online communications need to be composed with fairness, honesty and tact. Your online writings will be graded. Here are a couple of online references that discuss writing online http://goto.intwg.com/ and netiquette http://www.albion.com/netiquette/corerules.html. If I deem any of your online communications to be inappropriate or offensive, I will forward the message to the appropriate Park University official and the online administrators and appropriate action will be taken. If you have questions about any of these policies, please contact your instructor for clarification.
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Plagiarism:Plagiarism involves the use of quotations without quotation marks, the use of quotations without indication of the source, the use of another's idea without acknowledging the source, the submission of a paper, laboratory report, project, or class assignment (any portion of such) prepared by another person, or incorrect paraphrasing. Park University 2006-2007 Undergraduate Catalog Page 87
Attendance Policy:Instructors are required to maintain attendance records and to report absences via the online attendance reporting system.
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