While many healthcare-related occupations involve direct patient treatment, career opportunities are also available for healthcare administrators. Organized, people-oriented individuals who are capable of functioning in a team environment may be ideally suited for an administrative career path.
The Vista College – Online Campus offers a comprehensive online Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree program that will provide the training you need to get your career started.
Healthcare administrators perform the vital role of planning and managing the delivery of healthcare services for hospitals, doctor’s offices, outpatient clinics, home healthcare service providers, and nursing homes. Our program will help you develop essential skills and knowledge in areas such as human relations, leadership, budgeting, developing administrative policies and procedures, and maintaining electronic health records. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared to seek an entry-level position as a healthcare administrator.
We designed our Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree program to provide a well-rounded educational experience that will benefit you throughout your career. Courses cover a wide range of technical topics such as health policy, health information systems, healthcare finance, medical coding and billing, and many others.
You will also receive general training to help you develop your management and people skills. Examples of general education topics include speech communications, general psychology, and sociology. You can complete the entire program in approximately 200 weeks (1,890 clock hours).
Contact a Vista College – Online Campus Admissions Representative to learn more about our Healthcare Administration Bachelor’s Degree program today.