Considering a degree in Healthcare Administration?

Considering a degree in Healthcare Administration?

According to the US Department of Labor, healthcare will generate 3.2 million jobs between 2008 and 2018, more than any other industry, largely in response to rapid growth in the eldery population.

Frontline: Healthcare Documentary – Sick Around the World

Frontline on PBS has produced a fascinating healthcare documentary. Best of all, it’s free to watch online. Sick Around the World explores the healthcare systems of countries around the world, and tries to suggest new solutions for America’s costly and inefficient health care policies. This film is a MUST WATCH for students and potential healthcare […]

Exposing the Barclays LIBOR Rigging Scandal (Infographic)

Since (at least) 2005, Barclay’s has been manipulating LI(E)BOR, and their traders have been allegedly pocketing $40MM A DAY betting on interest rate derivatives. If the LIBOR, one of the most fundamental metrics of our banking system can be rigged, can you imagine what other elements of our financial system are a fraud? Embed this […]

7 Things to Consider When Applying for Healthcare MBA

During the past several years, competition for open jobs posting has been stronger than ever. With more people looking for work, job seekers need do to as much as possible to make their resumes stand out from all the others on the employer’s desk. Earning an MBA in Healthcare Management will increase an applicant’s chances […]

Health Information Management

Health information professionals help patients through caring for medical data. These working professionals make sure a patient’s health information is accurate and complete. They maintain patient records in the strictest of all confidences making sure these records remain securely protected. However, information is readily available for healthcare providers when called upon. There are three distinct […]

Top 3 Healthcare MBA Recruiters

Because of the recession, many unemployed are going back to school and getting MBAs to make themselves more competitive in the workplace. There is an emerging trend of MBA students specializing in healthcare. There are 3 major recruiters that look to hire new healthcare MBA graduates. 1) Hospital Corporation of America HCA is a behemoth […]

Why Accreditation for Degree Programs Matters?

What is accreditation? Accreditation bodies are organizations that audit a school’s ability to deliver quality programs. In the US, accreditation bodies are typically private peer-reviewed organizations while in other parts of the world, government agencies may serve as accreditation bodies. Once a school gains accreditation, they will still need to be reviewed every few years […]

Obtaining a Healthcare Management Degree through Online Education

Today’s technology provides many busy people the opportunity to seek a healthcare management degree online. However, there are numerous choices out there and you need to thoroughly examine any program before you decide to enroll. There are certain aspects you need to discover such as a program’s accreditation, where graduates find employment, what the costs […]

Considering a Degree in Healthcare Administration?

The future of healthcare management has never looked more promising. Healthcare is one of the largest industries in the US, and ten of the twenty fastest growing occupations are in the health industry. In 2008, healthcare provided over 14 million jobs for wage and salary workers. (Bureau of Labor Statistics). The healthcare industry offers high […]