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
18.36%
Job
Growth
 
None
Blood
Interaction
Bachelor's degree
Education
Required

Schools

St. Louis College of Health Careers

909 South Taylor Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110
St. Louis, 63110

Missouri Valley College

P.O. Box 1000
Marshall, 65340
School results are based on career category, not specific degree field. For specific program and degree information, please visit the school page.

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