Health Care Management Minor

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Immaculata's health care management minor will provide you with the foundational knowledge to work within an administrative role in health care. If you are majoring in a clinical program in health care, or if you are majoring in business, this 21-credit minor will give you an understanding of organizational management in the context of the health care industry.

You will learn about the complexities of health care systems, including factors that influence health care outcomes, delivery modalities, and growth in health care resources. You will gain an understanding of legal, regulatory, and ethical issues within health care and how they impact providers, policies, and institutional practices in diverse organizational environments. You will sharpen your critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the context of health care delivery and patient services.

Curriculum

Most courses are available in an accelerated online or face-to-face format, with courses running for seven weeks. Some courses are available in a full 15-week semester format.

  • HCM 120 Introduction to Health Care (2 credits)
  • HCM 201 Medical Terminology (1 credit)
  • HCM 302 Contemporary Issues in Health Care (3 credits)
  • HCM 321 Leadership in Health Care (3 credits)
  • HCM 326 Community Relations in Health Care (3 credits)
  • HCM 340 Legal and Social Issues in Health Care (3 credits)
  • HCM 421 Health Ethics (3 credits)

Choose one of the following electives:

  • HCM 306 Human Resource Management in Health Care (3 credits)
  • HCM 311 Health Care Information Systems (3 credits)
  • HCM 314 Financial Accounting in Health Care Systems (3 credits)

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1145 King Road, Immaculata, PA. 19345 p. 610-647-4400 or call toll-free: 1-877-42 TODAY
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Immaculata University | Copyright © All Rights Reserved