Healthcare Practice Management
FACT: Healthcare is one of the largest and fastest growing industries in the United States.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 5 million healthcare jobs will be created in decade from 2012 to 2022.
ONLINE PROGRAM: With this degree program, the opportunity to advance your career in the healthcare services industry has never been more convenient.
Maryville University’s Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Practice Management program can be completed entirely online.
Learn Key Skills Needed to Run a Healthcare Business
Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Practice Management courses cover a broad spectrum of relevant areas:
- Business and financial operations
- Human resources
- Medical law and ethics
Top Career Settings
As the world’s population continues to expand, the average life span steadily increases, and healthcare policy and insurance laws continue to evolve, the need for professionals who are prepared to manage and grow medical practices is critical.
- Private and hospital-owned practices (including primary care and medical/surgical specialties)
- Hospital departments (such as radiology, oncology, laboratory services, anesthesiology, and emergency)
- Urgent care clinics
- Community health clinics
- Physical therapy clinics/practices
- Home health agencies
Professional (ACMPE) Certification
In the Healthcare Practice Management program, you will study key competency areas necessary for certification by the American College of Medical Practice Executives.