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Health Care Management

Graduate Certificate


Description

The goal of this program is:

  • To provide students with knowledge of the critical issues and concepts for effective management of health care organizations.
  • To facilitate integration of key elements of effective health care management and how they work jointly to enhance the quality of healthcare and the performance of health care managers, and thus, the overall performance of the health care organization itself.
  • To emphasize the importance of all aspects of health care management and their relationship in achieving and maintaining professionalism in internal/external customer relationships.
  • To facilitate effective decision making in the day-to-day operations of the management of health care organizations.
  • To provide the understanding of health care management processes and practices as they apply to diverse health care settings in such a way that they support long-term advancement and career opportunities in health care management.

Curriculum

Core Curriculum
Sem. Hrs.
HP 6313: Topics in Healthcare Management
3
HP 6323: Healthcare Law and Quality Improvement
3
NURS 680V: Healthcare Management Seminar
3
MGMT 6003: Organizational Behavior in Healthcare Organizations
3
FIN 6813: Healthcare Finance
3
MIS 6513: Healthcare Informatics
3
Total Core Hours:
18

Electives
Sem. Hrs.
One of the following:
MKTG 6213: Healthcare Marketing
MGMT 6013: Human Resource Management for Health Care Organizations
3

Total Hours:
21