Health Service Administration
What is Health Services Administration?
Health Services Administration is the planning, direction and coordination of medical and health services. Healthcare administrators may manage an entire facility, a specific clinical area or department, or a medical practice for a group of physicians.
Competences to be acquired
Graduates of this program will apply key disciplinary competencies in the management of Health Services as professionals in the key scenarios of this area, obtaining a high command of the necessary tools for its efficient management: health information systems, health legislation, administration, accounting, finance, and marketing focused on the fields of Health.
Why study Health Services Administration?
The Bachelor of Science in Health Services Administration program provides students with a broad view of today’s health care system. The program provides the professional skills necessary for administrative positions throughout the health care industry. In addition, the program prepares its graduates for admission to postgraduate study in the health care system.
What do I need to study Health Services Administration?
To study for a degree in Health Services Administration, you need to have finished high school.
This program prepares students to work in hospitals, health agencies, managed care organizations, medical office management, health insurance companies, nursing homes, residential facilities, etc.
General Education Requirements
- Introduction to Calculus
- Introduction to statistics
- History of Art
- English Composition
- Intercultural Communication
- Oral and written communications abilities
- General Biology
- Western Civilizations
- Equality & Inequality
- Environmental Sciences
- Principles of Business Management
- Principles of Accounting I
- Principles of Accounting I Lab
- Introduction to Health Care
- Medical Terminology
- Operation Management
- Medical Office Management
- Medical Office Procedures
- Medical Insurance Coding & Billing
- Managerial Accounting
- Introduction to Health Services Administration
- Introduction to Medical Informatics
- Financial Issues in Health Care
- Ethics in Health Care
- Community Health and Epidemiology
- Health Care Marketing
- Business Communication
- Cultural Diversity in Health Care
- Risk Management
- Organizational Behavior
- Human Resources Management
- Health Care Law
- Long Term Care Administration
- Health Service Administration
- Health Information System
- Ethics of Caring for the Elderly
- Supervisory Skills
- Negotiation and Conflict Resolution
- Legal Aspect & Legislation in Healthcare