Public health is an often-overlooked sector of healthcare that is nonetheless quite important for a strong, well-functioning society. According to the World Health Organization, a health policy “refers to decisions, plans, and actions that are undertaken to achieve specific health care goals within a society.” Such policies are important for building visions of a healthier […]
As a healthcare professional, especially if you work in hospitals, you’ll see doctors and nurses mainly dealing with the acute issues at hand, but what about the reason your patients are coming into your institution in the first place? You might not be surprised to hear that health is about much more than the presentation […]
Maybe you’re still in school for healthcare administration and looking for a part-time job or internship to help pay tuition. Or perhaps you’ve just finished your program and you’re looking for that initial job out of school. You’ve found a position that looks like a great fit, and you’ve heard back that you have an […]
When you’re in an academic program for public health or healthcare administration, it can sometimes be difficult to know what you actually want to do with your degree once you get out into the real world. You might wonder what kinds of jobs you can take on with your newfound educational knowledge.
As a current or recent student of healthcare administration, wondering what degree you could get next is probably the last thing on your mind. You’ve already invested time and financial resources into your current degree, and you might still be working on getting through the program. Nevertheless, thinking about grad school ahead of time can […]
Healthcare administrators must stay abreast of the latest developments in their field due to the ever-changing nature of healthcare regulations and procedures. Luckily there are a multitude of excellent sites that help both students and professionals alike keep up with the latest advances in the industry.