Leadership and Management Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

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Course Descriptions and Curriculum - Leadership and Management Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program

Professional Course of Study

Fall SemesterSemester hours
HS 501  Strategic Management in Healthcare3
Hours3
Spring SemesterSemester hours
HS 516  Healthcare Administration3
Hours3
Summer SemesterSemester hours
HS 550  Resource Management3
Hours3
Fall SemesterSemester hours
HS 551  Quality Improvement and Risk Management in Healthcare3
Hours3
Total required program hours12 hours

Course Descriptions

HS 501. Strategic Management in Healthcare. A study of strategic management of healthcare organizations, including the formulation of long term strategic directions, the planning of objective and supporting strategies, and the control of strategic implementation. Online, Internet, or Web-based lecture (3 credit hours)

HS 516.  Healthcare Administration. A practical and quantitative approach to operation and management of healthcare delivery systems including administration, financial systems, staffing, departmental functions, and performance evaluations. Online, Internet, or Web-based lecture (3 credit hours)

HS 550.  Resource Management. An examination of the functions of administrators in healthcare and academic environments in relation to personnel, finance, resource allocation, and strategic planning. Online, Internet, or Web-based lecture (3 credit hours)

HS 551.  Quality Improvement & Risk Management in Healthcare. An examination of healthcare quality improvement and risk management in the U.S. including the methods that are utilized to achieve improvements in the healthcare setting. Online, Internet, or Web-based lecture (3 credit hours)