Health Care Certificates

 

The Health Care Administration certificate is for health care professionals who aspire to be at the central point of control. The mix of finance, economics and managerial courses coupled with healthcare topics arm health care professionals with skills needed to lead, manage and administer a health care system, hospital or hospital network.

Curriculum

The Health Care Administration is an inter-disciplinary certificate jointly delivered by UC's College of Allied Health and the Lindner College of Business and includes two core courses (6 semester credits) and two elective course (6 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.

  Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

Core

6 credits

HCA 7001 Health Systems Administration: Organization and Delivery 3
ECON 7021 Health Care Marketplace 1: Health Economics 3

Electives

6 credits

HCA 7002 Health Systems Management 2: Principles of Leadership 3
FIN  7021 Health Care Finance1: Analysis 3
FIN 7022 Health Care Finance 2: Decision Making 3
MGMT 7022 Health Care Marketplace 2: Strategic Success 3
HCA 7031 Health Policy 1: Health Policy & Regulation 3
HCA 7032 Health Policy 2: Health Policy & Regulation 3
HCA 7033 Global Health Systems 3
HCA 7041 Health Quality 1:  Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers 3
OM 7042 Health Quality 2: Total Quality Management 3
HI 7010 Health Information, IS and Technology 3
MGMT 7082 Special Topics in Management: Lean Healthcare 3

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

 

Tiffany

Tiffany Cooper
Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment
E-mail: coopertf@ucmail.uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7188

Bj Zirger

BJ Zirger
Associate Dean of Online Education
E-mail: bj.zirger@uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7148

 

Health Care Finance is a decision science that relies on an analytical framework for thinking through different incentives which can be associated with different forms of payment. How
societies pay for health care and how many resources are devoted to health affects both the care people can get and its quality. Knowledge is needed to help patients and health care beneficiaries pay for medical expenses in the short and long terms.

 

Curriculum

The Health Care Finance certificate is interdisciplinary and jointly delivered by UC's College of Allied Health and the Lindner College of Business.The curriculum includes three core courses (9 semester credits) and one elective course (3 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.

  Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

Core

9 credits

HCA 7001 Health Systems Administration: Organization and Delivery 3
FIN 7021 Health Care Finance 1: Analysis 3
FIN 7022 Health Care Finance 2: Decision Making 3

Electives

3 credits

ECON 7021 Health Care Marketplace 1: Health Economics 3
HCA 7002 Health Systems Management 2: Principles of Leadership 3
MGMT 7022 Health Care Marketplace 2: Strategic Success 3
HCA 7031 Health Policy 1: Health Policy & Regulation 3
HCA 7032 Health Policy 2: Legal & Ethical Issues 3
HCA 7033 Global Health Systems 3
HCA 7041 Health Quality 1:  Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers 3
OM 7042 Health Quality 2: Total Quality Management 3
HI 7010 Health Information, IS and Technology 3

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

 

Tiffany

Tiffany Cooper
Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment
E-mail: coopertf@ucmail.uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7188

BJ Zirger

BJ Zirger
Associate Dean of Online Education
E-mail: bj.zirger@uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7148

 

The demand for healthcare professionals trained in policy and regulation is on the rise.  As the health care landscape becomes increasingly complex, the need for skilled professionals who are able to evaluate the impact of different programs and policies on the health of individuals and populations is critical. This certificate offers an understanding of how the law applies to the health care system while equipping you with the skills of organizing, managing and regulating the delivery of health care services.

 

Curriculum

The Health Care Operations certificate is interdisciplinary and jointly delivered by UC's College of Allied Health and the Lindner College of Business.The curriculum includes three core courses (8-9 semester credits) and one elective course (3-4 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.

  Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

Core

8 - 9 credits


 
HCA 7001 Health Systems Administration: Organization and Delivery 3
OM 7022 or HCA 7041 Healthcare Operations Management/Health Quality 1: Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers 2/3
OM 7042 Health Care Quality 2: Total Quality Management 3

Electives

3 - 4 credits









 
FIN 7021 Health Care Finance 1: Analysis 3
FIN 7022 Health Care Finance 2: Decision Making 3
HCA 7002 Health Systems Management 2: Principles of Leadership 3
ECON 7021 Health Care Marketplace 1: Health Economics 3
MGMT 7022 Health Care Marketplace 2: Strategic Success 3
OM 7022 Health Care Operations Management 2
HCA 7031 Health Policy 1: Health Policy & Regulation 3
HCA 7032 Health Policy 2: Legal & Ethical Issues 3
HCA 7033 Global Health Systems 3
HCA 7041 Health Quality 1:  Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers 3
HI 7010 Health Information, IS and Technology 3

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

 

Tiffany

Tiffany Cooper
Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment
E-mail: coopertf@ucmail.uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7188

BJ Zirger

BJ Zirger
Associate Dean of Online Education
E-mail: bj.zirger@uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7148

 

The demand for healthcare professionals trained in policy and regulation is on the rise.  As the health care landscape becomes increasingly complex, the need for skilled professionals who are able to evaluate the impact of different programs and policies on the health of individuals and populations is critical. This certificate offers an understanding of how the law applies to the health care system while equipping you with the skills of organizing, managing and regulating the delivery of health care services.

 

Curriculum

The Health Care Policy and Regulation certificate is interdisciplinary and jointly delivered by UC's College of Allied Health and the Lindner College of Business.The curriculum includes three core courses (9 semester credits) and one elective course (3 semester credits), depending on program affiliation and prior background.

  Course No. Course Title Credit Hours

Core

9 credits

HCA 7001 Health Systems Administration: Organization and Delivery 3
HCA 7031 Health Policy 1: Health Policy & Regulation 3
HCA 7032 Health Policy 2: Legal & Ethical Issues 3

Electives

3 credits

HCA 7002 Health Systems Management 2: Principles of Leadership 3
ECON 7021 Health Care Marketplace 1: Health Economics 3
FIN  7021 Health Care Finance 1: Analysis 3
FIN 7022 Health Care Finance 2: Decision Making 3
MGMT 7022 Health Care Marketplace 2: Strategic Success 3
HCA 7033 Global Health Systems 3
HCA 7041 Health Quality 1:  Evidence-Based Decision Making for Managers 3
OM 7042 Health Quality 2: Total Quality Management 3
HI 7010 Health Information, IS and Technology 3

The electives listed above represent the typical set from which most students will choose. Students may be able to choose other electives to match specific career goals, with the approval of the Program Director.

To learn more about this certificate, please contact:

 

Tiffany

Tiffany Cooper
Associate Director of Graduate Recruitment
E-mail: coopertf@ucmail.uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7188

Bj Zirger

BJ Zirger
Associate Dean of Online Education
E-mail: bj.zirger@uc.edu
Phone: 513-556-7148