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Healthcare Office Management Schools

Healthcare Office Management Trade Schools?
Working in healthcare office management traditionally requires extensive formal training. A hospital coordinator, for instance, may need a bachelor's or even a master's degree in health services administration, health science, public health, or business administration. Coursework in these fields may include accounting, budgeting, hospital organization and management, marketing, strategic planning, health information systems, law and ethics, and more.

To work in office management at a healthcare facility, however, is a different field entirely. The primary skill you need in that situation is knowledge of the organization's computer systems and a strong attention to detail. You can take a 1- or 2-year program in office administration and other office skills such as typing, data entry, operating office technologies (such as scanners or software packages), and information storage systems.

Healthcare Office Management: Career Possibilities
You might want to start as a medical secretary. This career involves transcribing dictation, recording medical histories, and ordering supplies. You need to know insurance rules, billing practices, and have a familiarity with basic medical terminology. Above average employment growth is predicted, and medical secretaries earned a median salary of $30,800 as of May 2008.

To become a health care executive or administrator, you typically need additional education or extensive on-the-job experience beyond what you can acquire at any trade schools, although that initial education can be an important first step. Medical and health service managers typically need a master's degree, but a bachelor's degree could prepare you for entry-level positions.

Finally, you could become an office manager at a hospital or physician's office, earning median annual wage of $50,170 or $47,060 respectively, but this generally requires starting as an administrative assistant and working your way up to management.

Healthcare Office Management Schools

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Pima Medical Institute
Explore a new career with Pima Medical Institute.
Medical Administrative Assistant, and more.
  • Mesa: 2160 S. Power Road Mesa, AZ 85209
  • Chula Vista: 780 Bay Blvd #101 Chula Vista, CA 91910
  • Tucson: 3350 E. Grant Road Tucson, AZ 85716
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Florida Career College
Train for the real-world skills that help you launch a successful technology or healthcare career with a degree, or diploma from Florida Career College.
Health Services Administration - AS, Medical Front Office and Billing - DIP, and more.
  • West Palm Beach: 6058 Okeechobee Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33417
  • Miami: 8200 SW 117 Avenue Miami, FL 33183
  • Hialeah: 3750 West 18th Avenue Hialeah, FL 33012
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Rasmussen College
Further your education and strengthen your skill set at Rasmussen College
Medical Administration Associates Degree, Medical Administration Diploma, Healthcare Management Bachelor Degree and more.
  • Saint Cloud: 226 Park Avenue South Saint Cloud, MN 56301
  • New Port Richey: 8661 Citizens Drive New Port Richey, FL 34654
  • Rockford: 6000 E State St 4th Floor Rockford, IL 61108
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Kaplan University
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Medical Material Supervisor, AAS in Medical Office Management, BS in Health Information Management and more.
  • Fort Lauderdale: 6301 Kaplan University Avenue Fort Lauderdale, FL 33309

Concorde
At Concorde, you’ll find that a “learn by doing” approach to healthcare training will get you the skills you need to succeed-- and get you into the workforce quickly.
Medical Office Administration, Medical Office Administration - Diploma, Medical Office Professional - Diploma and more.
  • Portland: 1425 NE Irving Street Portland, OR 97232
  • Kansas City: 3239 Broadway Kansas City, MO 64111
  • San Diego: 4393 Imperial Ave. Ste. 100 San Diego, CA 92113
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Platt College
Turn your talents into a career at nationally recognized and accredited Platt College.
Medical Administrative Specialist, Healthcare Management, and more.
  • Alhambra: 1000 South Freemont Avenue Suite A9W Alhambra, CA 91803
  • Ontario: 3700 Inland Empire Blvd. Suite 400 Ontario, CA 91764
  • Riverside: 6465 Sycamore Canyon Blvd Riverside, CA 92507

Strayer University
Continue your education with Strayer University.
Masters: Health Services Administration, and more.
  • Center Valley: 3800 Sierra Circle Suite 300 Center Valley, PA 18034
  • Lithonia: 3120 Stonecrest Boulevard Lithonia, GA 30038
  • Warrendale: 802 Warrendale Village Drive Warrendale, PA 15086
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Medical Career Institute
Start a great career in healthcare with Medical Careers Institute.
Health Information Management - Associate, Healthcare Administration - Bachelor, and more.
  • Henrico: 2809 Emerywood Parkway Suite #400 Henrico, VA 23294
  • Richmond: 800 Moorefield Park Drive #302 Richmond, VA 23236
  • Newport News: 1001 Omni Boulevard Suite #200 Newport News, VA 23606
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Broadview University
At Broadveiw University, we prepare students for exciting careers in high-value fields.
Associate in Applied Science in Medical Assistant, Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management, and more.
  • Meridian: 2750 E. Gala Ct. Meridian, ID 83642
  • Orem: 898 North 1200 West Orem, UT 84057
  • West Jordan: 1902 West 7800 South West Jordan, UT 84088

University of Phoenix
At University of Phoenix, we believe everyone deserves access to higher education.
A.A. in Health Care Administration, Electronic Health Records Certificate, A.A. in Health Care Administration/Electronic Health Records and more.
  • Online: Online, IN
  • Phoenix: Phoenix, AP
  • Mesa: 1620 South Stapley Drive Mesa, AZ 85204
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