Healthcare Services Management
Hiram College's strong liberal arts curriculum provides an excellent context for healthcare services management majors. Our bachelor’s degree in healthcare management program combines a methodological approach in the required math and science courses with a theoretical and practical approach in the required communication, psychology and management courses. As today's medical technologies become more complex and demanding, so do the larger ethical, humanistic issues that permeate healthcare professionals’ day-to-day practice.
Healthcare management administrators need strong interpersonal as well as managerial skills to remain competitive in their careers. In addition to the required courses, sufficient elective coursework is available each term for each student to tailor the program to his/her own career goals as well as personal and cultural enrichment.
Elective courses include:
- Literature and medicine
- Medical ethics
- Literature and aging
- Healthcare financial management
Flexible study options
Our bachelor’s degree in healthcare management is designed for busy working adults. We offer weekend and online course options that can help you fit school into your schedule.
Whether you live in Northeast Ohio or beyond, we can help you advance your career in the healthcare services management field.
The major is designed for certified/registered professionals in healthcare fields who are graduates of two-year accredited training programs and have passed a national registry examination for:
- Registered nurse
- Nuclear medicine technologist
- Respiratory therapist
- Radiation technologist
- Physician assistant
- Cardiac perfusionist
These professionals are granted forty-five (45) semester hours toward the healthcare services management major.
To see how you can prepare for a career where the management of healthcare organizations is your primary concern, contact us today.
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