Online Master of Health Services Administration Clinical Care Management
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Boost your skills in clinical care
Prepare to become an informed leader in health care with a clinical care management master’s degree from Strayer University. You’ll discover approaches that can optimize clinical operations at health care facilities and ensure the well-being of patients through efficient and effective administration and management.
Fall classes start on October 6
Program at a glance
11-week courses in the program
Cost per course
Earn your degree online with Strayer
Gain expertise to lead in clinical care
This master’s program focuses on the leadership and administrative aspects of clinical care administration and management, allowing you to understand the critical administrative tasks and business strategies that drive clinical care organizations and the health services industry.
Build your skills
- Apply legal and ethical thinking to address health services conditions.
- Develop tactical and strategic planning skills to move the needle on healthcare operational success.
- Utilize information systems to enter or evaluate healthcare data.
- Research and examine public health challenges that impact life from environmental sources.
- Hone leadership skills, communication skills, change management and conflict resolution skills.
Demonstrate what you’ve learned
Students will demonstrate strategic management skills by completing a case analysis of a clinical health care organization.
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Affording your degree
At Strayer, you’ll find plenty of ways to make your tuition affordable, so you can worry less about your budget and get down to business.
cost per course
degree conferral (one-time only)
technology fee (one per term)
Ways to reduce your cost
Transfer up to 4 classes toward your master's degree.
Save up to 25% off the cost of select master’s degrees. Eligibility rules apply.
Coursework focused on real-world skills
Prepare for a leadership role in clinical care management with tactical studies in health services administration coupled with an in-depth overview of the health care services industry. View all courses.
Understand health care services and the related administrative and management functions within hospital and professional office settings as organized delivery systems. Learn to manage the essential operational functions within the U.S. health care system, including hospital reimbursements, ambulatory care and resource use.
Discover the internal and external realities of managing long-term care organizations and apply these concepts to real-world cases. Focus on the leadership and administrative aspects unique to this type of health care provider, and learn to meet today’s challenges related to quality care delivery.
Explore the key areas of management in the physician’s practices sector of the health care delivery system. Focus on the leadership and administrative aspects unique to this type of health care provider, and learn to meet today’s challenges related to quality care delivery.
This course focuses on management practices in health care organizations by addressing concepts that are consistent across organization types such as: organization design, effective communication, power and politics, and establishing strategic alliances. Key concepts include exploring the challenges associated with delivering value in health care systems.
Survey the legal environment of the health services industry from a policy perspective, with emphasis on the tensions and trade-offs between quality and cost. Use case law, statutory and regulatory analysis, and trends in health services delivery law to understand the legal relationships among physicians, personnel, patients and health care institutions. Topics include access to health care, antitrust law, personnel licensure and institutional accreditation, malpractice, professional and institutional liability, cost containment regulation, and cost controls in government programs. Discuss the philosophical and managerial implications of ethical issues including professional codes, resource allocation and decisions concerning impaired professionals, end-of-life decisions, experimentation and biotechnology.
Provides an overview of modern information technologies for locating health statistics and covers basic concepts of data quality and presentation. Familiarizes students with the scope and range of data systems and explores important health indicators with emphasis on decision-making needs. Will also explore the collection, analysis and reporting of data.
Master’s admission requirements
Before you can pursue your master’s degree, you’ll need to enroll at Strayer. Here’s what you’ll need to get started for admission to the university.
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Students applying to Washington, D.C., or New Jersey campuses must provide proof of proper immunization.
Transferring to Strayer from another university?
Some or all of the credits you’ve earned may be transferable.
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