Douglas Olson, PhD, MBA, NHA, FACHCA, is the Director of the Center for Health Administration and Aging Services Excellence and an Associate Professor for the Health Care Administration Program
at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.
Douglas Olson, a professor with the Health Care Administration Program
at the University of Wisconsin in Eau Claire, Wis., said people only have to make a visual survey at any of the industry conferences to see the graying of long term care leadership in progress.
Mosher, PhD, is director of the Health Care Administration Program
and professor of Health Care Administration and Political Science at Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, VA.
Lasky has a bachelor of science degree in psychology and has completed the Health Care Administration Program
at the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee.
Many health care administration programs across the county are struggling to adapt curriculum to prepare students to succeed in this dynamic environment.
The accrediting body for Health Care Administration Programs, the Association of University Programs of Healthcare Administration (AUPHA), has authored a Body of Knowledge whose purpose is to delineate the content that students in health management programs should learn during the course of their study.
* Assess if the health care administration programs
that are being taught deliver high-quality care at a reasonable cost.
* Online health care administration programs
For that reason, the book is probably better suited for students in policy-oriented programs than it is for students in health care administration programs
, who may be more interested in health plan operations.
An electronic survey of forty-three health care administration programs
with membership in the Association of University Programs in Health Care Administration was conducted to determine information relative to the frequency, design, implementation and evaluation of service learning programs.