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Healthcare Administration, MHA

Manage Health Services in a Broad Range of Industries
  • 7

    Courses Are 7 Weeks in Length

  • ACHE

    UNCW Is A Participant In The American College For Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Higher Education Network

Healthcare Administration, MHA Program Overview
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Learn To

Analyze data that encompasses leading causes of mortality, morbidity, and health disparities among local, regional, and global populations that impact population health and associated healthcare organizations

Create evidence-based solutions aimed at improving cost, access, and quality of care

Evaluate the internal and external environmental factors (social, cultural, economic, and political) impacting the strategic management of healthcare organizations

Assess the impact of legal, ethical, economic, and regulatory dimensions of healthcare and public health policy

Apply appropriate communication strategies based on communication goals and audience characteristics

You will be prepared for roles in settings such as:

Plan departmental activities, evaluate doctors and other hospital employees, create and maintain policies, help develop procedures for medical treatments, quality assurance, patient services, and public relations activities such as active participation in fund-raising and community health planning. (Source )

Manage healthcare facilities or departments. (Source)

Oversee the day-to-day administrative operations of hospitals and other healthcare facilities. (Source)

Oversee non-clinical operations of public and private healthcare organizations and departments (Source)

Responsible for supervising the clinical and administrative affairs of nursing homes and related facilities (Source)