Houston, TX. The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP) has announced it will now offer an online associate’s degree in Health Care Management. The addition of the new program marks the fourth online program offered by CHCP Online.
CHCP’s Health Care Management program will teach students the current state of health and disease, health care law and ethics, the psychology of health care, financial operations of the health care system along with basic office management, technical and professional skills, human resources and project management. Courses through the program include, but are not limited to, introduction to business, principles of management and leadership, human resources management, medical document formats, accounting, patient privacy rights and medical ethics. Once students earn this associate’s degree in Health Care Management, they are ready to enter the medical and health care management field.
“We have seen a strong need from our health care employers across Texas for health care management skills. We have built this program to meet those needs by implementing courses and building skills in medical coding, human resources, project management, and clinical knowledge to name a few,” said Jon Emerald, CEO of The College of Health Care Professions.
The Health Care Management online program is approved by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools.
About The College of Health Care Professions
The College of Health Care Professions (CHCP) is an accredited career institution dedicated to providing students quality, personalized medical training for entry-level employment in the allied health care fields. Founded 25 years ago by physicians, CHCP offers a variety of programs, including massage therapy, focused on students attaining knowledge and proficiency through demonstration, hands-on operation of equipment and the practice of learned techniques. CHCP also provides continuing education and ongoing professional development to the health care industry. CHCP currently has six campus locations in five cities throughout Texas: Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston and San Antonio. CHCP online programs are available throughout Texas giving students the flexibility to advance their careers on their own time. The College of Health Care Professions is nationally accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools and the U.S. Department of Education. For more information, visit www.CHCP.edu.