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101 careers in healthcare management /
Leonard H. Friedman, Anthony R. Kovner.
imprint
New York : Springer Publishg Company, [2013]
description
1 online resource (xix, 333 pages) : portraits
ISBN
082619334X (paperback), 0826193358 (electronic bk.), 9780826193346 (paperback), 9780826193353 (electronic bk.)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
New York : Springer Publishg Company, [2013]
isbn
082619334X (paperback)
0826193358 (electronic bk.)
9780826193346 (paperback)
9780826193353 (electronic bk.)
restrictions
Licensed for access by TSH users only.
contents note
What is healthcare management -- Education in healthcare management -- Finding jobs in healthcare management -- Careers in acute care hospitals -- Careers in physician practice management -- Careers in long term care -- Careers in commercial health insurance -- Careers in public health organizations -- Careers in consulting firms -- Careers in health information technology -- Careers in durable medical equipment -- Careers in pharmaceutical firms -- Careers in overseas organizations -- Careers in health association management -- Careers in governmental and non-governmental regulatory bodies -- Careers in healthcare management education -- Careers in executive search firms -- Trends that will impact healthcare management -- Job search blog.
abstract
""The book covers educational requirements, opportunities, traditional and nontraditional career pathways, and helps students assess whether they are temperamentally and intellectually suited to a career in healthcare management. Based on the most current data from the U.S. Department of Labor and professional societies in healthcare management, the guide describes careers in 14 different healthcare and related settings. These include long-term care, physician practices, commercial insurance, consulting firms, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, information technology, and biotechnology. Additionally, the book offers numerous interviews with health administrators, from those in entry-level positions to CEOs, to more vividly portray potential careers"-- Back cover.
catalogue key
10252576
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.

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