Healthcare Management Courses - Associate Degree Program

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The healthcare management courses offered by Ultimate Medical Academy (UMA) for the Associate of Science in Healthcare Management degree provide an ideal blend of general education and specialized training. UMA's Healthcare Management program is designed to help you build knowledge and develop the skills needed for an entry-level position in physician practice management or other healthcare organization management roles.

From medical terminology to coding, billing and collections to managed care, UMA's healthcare management program provides a solid, industry-relevant foundation and assists in preparing you to sit for the Certified Medical Manager-Academic (CMM-A) examination given by the Professional Association of Health Care Office Management (PAHCOM). In addition, UMA’s healthcare management courses are designed to help you develop essential computer skills for presenting, analyzing and communicating information, as well as applying healthcare laws and life skills for success.

This Healthcare Management degree consists of 66 semester credits.

Core Courses and General Education Requirements for AS in Healthcare Management

 

Required Healthcare Management Courses


CI1154


Introduction to Healthcare Computer Information Systems


3.0 Semester Credits


EN2150


Interpersonal Professional Communications


3.0 Semester Credits


HM1015


Medical Terminology & the Healthcare Claim Cycle I


5.0 Semester Credits


HM1020


Medical Terminology & the Healthcare Claim Cycle II


5.0 Semester Credits


HM1025


Medical Practice Management Systems


4.5 Semester Credits


HM1030


Accounting, Payroll, Banking & Accounting Systems


5.0 Semester Credits


HM2010


Business Office Operations for the Manager


5.0 Semester Credits


HM2015


Healthcare Law, Compliance, Ethics & Medical Record Management


6.0 Semester Credits


HM2020


Human Resource Management


6.0 Semester Credits


HM2030


Practice Structure and Enhancement


5.5 Semester Credits


MG2150


Introduction to Leadership & Management


3.0 Semester Credits

 

General Education Courses


EN1150


English Composition


3.0 Semester Credits


HU2000


Critical Thinking & Problem Solving


3.0 Semester Credits


MA1015


College Math


3.0 Semester Credits


SC1040


General Biology


3.0 Semester Credits


SO1050


Sociology


3.0 Semester Credits


Total Required Semester Credits


66.0 Semester Credits

 

* Please contact your UMA Admissions Advisor for any additional enrollment requirements.

 

UMA’s Associate of Science in Healthcare Management degree may assist in preparing you to apply for entry-level healthcare management opportunities and earning industry certification. In as few as 18 months, you can gain critical knowledge and skills with a Healthcare Management degree from Ultimate Medical Academy.

 

Feel free to contact us today about entrance requirements and the application process.

 

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