Health Care Management Associate's Degree - Online Program
Start Your Healthcare Management Career Today with CHCP's Online Associate's Degree Program!
Designed Program Length: 80 Weeks
Your CHCP Online Health Care Management Associate (AAS) degree helps set the table for your success, whether you are thinking about preparing for a new career in health care or want to advance in your profession. Health Care Management (HCM) is an exciting and expanding career field in need of graduates trained to contribute their knowledge, skills and abilities to make a difference in health care services in communities and organizations.
CHCP's Health Care Management Associate degree program prepares students to become entry-level employees in a variety of medical facilities. This is achieved within a comprehensive online learning environment geared toward high-end professional development. By combining general management courses with a focus on health care service areas, CHCP's Online Health Care Management AAS program is uniquely designed to meet the needs of today’s employers.
What jobs can I get with a Health Care Management degree?
- Clinical Documentation Specialist
- Outpatient/Physician Coder (After CAHIIM Inpatient Coder will also be available)
- HIM Analysts
- Patient Information Coordinators
- HIM/Medical Records Clerk
- ROI Clerk
How will I afford my Associate Degree in Health Care Management?
- CHCP’s financial services department is here to help students save money while working towards the healthcare career of their dreams. Click here to learn more!
What professional skills will I learn in CHCP Online’s Health Care Management program?
- Project management
- Medical office procedures/management
- Electronic health records
- Human resource management
- Business communications and report writing
- Communication and relationship management
- Financial management
- Strategic planning and marketing
- Information management
- Risk management
- Quality improvement
- Computer skills
- Managerial communication
- Medical billing and coding proficiency
How will I find a job after I graduate?
- CHCP career services offers job placement assistance as well as interview and resume writing tips and more. Check out our career services page!
*May not reflect local or regional job market
Job Outlook for Health Care Management careers
23% growth anticipated in next 10 years
As health care continues to grow and adapt to new developments and challenges, the importance of complete and accurate electronic health records (EHR) becomes ever more obvious. CHCP equips online students with fundamental knowledge in business management, transactional analysis and project organization and operation. The CHCP Online Health Care Management AAS program contains coursework in medical office procedures, electronic health record creation and maintenance, human resource principles and business communications, with emphasis on periodic and special reports.
Call or contact us by email today to further your career with a degree from The College of Health Care Professions, an ABHES accredited institution. ABHES is a leader in health education accreditation and is nationally recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education. CHCP's online Associate's program in Health Care Management provides the skills and knowledge to help you develop and achieve your goals.
The Boost Program
Our Student Assistance Program was created to help you effectively balance your academic and personal life by providing professional support as well as your own Personal Assistant. It will ease the stress that you may be facing due to personal issues and the pressures of academics. The Boost Program is available for online students. Click here for more information.
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