Health and Medical Administrative Services, Other (4 Yr Bachelors)
A program that prepares individuals to become medical and health services managers, also called healthcare executives or healthcare administrators, plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services. They might manage an entire facility, specialize in managing a specific clinical area or department, or manage a medical practice for a group of physicians.
Most medical and health services managers have at least a bachelor’s degree before entering the field; however, master’s degrees also are common. Requirements vary by facility.
The required and elective courses you would take for Health Aide majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.
- Clinical Procedures
- First Aid
- Information Technology Applications
- Medical Termonology
- Medication Administration
- Nursing Concepts