Medical and Health Services Managers

Job Description

Medical and health services managers plan, direct or coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, or similar organizations. Through review and analysis, managers may help reduce risk and improve service.

Academic Requirements

A minimum of a bachelor’s degree is necessary for entry-level positions. Health administration, health information systems, managed care and health policy are emphasized in the degree programs. Students of health administration at the baccalaureate level also study management theory and develop skills needed to manage budgets, supervise staff and develop programs in a health care facility.

Medical and Health Services Managers
$60-100
Thousand
Average
Salary
Low
Patient
Interaction
17%
Job
Growth
 
None
Blood
Interaction
Bachelor's degree
Education
Required

Schools

Wright Career College

10700 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210

Missouri Baptist University

12542 Conway Road
St. Louis, 63141
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