This course is an in-depth study of range of issues and related problems facing by practicing managers and leaders in the rapidly changing healthcare/health services delivery system. Special emphasis is placed on the issues relevant to current challenges, and this emphasis is of utilitarian value to the participants. Examples of issues include rural and urban healthcare, managed care, ethics of healthcare, integrating technology, and leadership styles and traits. Prerequisites: All LDR Core (5000-Level) courses OR admission to non-degree graduate certificate program