Medical Administration & Healthcare Administrative Training

Healthcare administrators are the backbone of the medical system, ensuring that physicians have the tools, supplies, and working environment necessary to properly tend to their patients.

Medical administrative assistants manage all of a medical facility’s functions. They schedule and coordinate so that there are enough doctors, nurses, and other staff to properly care for patients. They buy and order the equipment and supplies needed. Administration ensures that the organization gets paid for the services it provides. They work with patients to make sure insurance guidelines are satisfied, and provide a lot of behind-the-scenes paperwork.

Medical and/or Healthcare Administration is one of today’s most dynamic and growing fields, with a wide range of opportunities and challenges. As America's population ages, the demand will grow for health care services. America's healthcare system is becoming increasingly complex, requiring skilled and innovative healthcare administration professionals to help both patients and physicians get the most out of the resources available.

Programs to Consider:

Platt College
Locations:
  • Riverside, CA
Programs available:
Arizona College
Locations:
  • Mesa, AZ
  • Glendale, AZ
Programs available:
ECPI University
Locations:
  • Newport News, VA
  • Virginia Beach, VA
  • Henrico, VA