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Healthcare Safety


Students interested in working in the healthcare environment will greatly benefit from this minor as it combines the principles of safety and public health to reduce the impact of mishaps and injuries in hospitals and other healthcare settings.  This minor will play a critical role in assisting healthcare facilities to pass their Joint Commission accreditation review.

(Please note some courses have pre-requisites)

Minor Requirements

20 credits

  • ISPH 285 Intro to Public Health Health in Society
  • ISSAFE 320 Hospital Safety   
  • MATH 141 Introductory Statistics 
  • PH 305 Epidemiology
  • SAFE 215 Human Factors in Safety