Online Health Systems Management Master of Science
With Grantham’s Master of Science in Health Systems Management , you can be well on your way to an exciting management career in the healthcare systems marketplace. Through the convenience of our 100% online format and current, professionally relevant coursework, you will learn how to analyze information needs, design solutions and manage information storage, transfer and retrieval.
If you want to pursue your Master of Science in Health Systems Management, aside from having a bachelor’s degree, it is recommended you have at least 2-4 years experience working with computer systems.
As reported in the news, a national plan was established to create universal medical records by 2015. The plan includes strategies to increase the use of healthcare information technology (HIT) and to create national standards to digitize, store and share healthcare information electronically. This initiative has increased the demand for trained individuals to manage complex HIT systems for hospitals nationwide. With your Master of Science in Health Systems Management, you can be one of those in-demand professionals.
Master of Science in Health Systems Management Program Outcomes
Upon successfully completing the program, you will be able to:
- Use information system tools, techniques and methodologies needed in HIT
- Manage information systems development projects for administrators\’ needs
- Ensure information policy and strategy aligns with clinical, ethical, legal and financial needs
- Examine areas of the healthcare environment and ensure strategic thinking is used in your organization\’s operations