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Advanced Business Certificate in Health Care Finance and Insurance

  • Study Type

    Part time available

  • Subject Areas

    Business & Management

  • Start Date

    See Course

  • Course Duration

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  • Course Type


  • Last Updated

    12 September 2018

This graduate-level certificate is designed for business professionals who are interested in careers in the area of health care economics, finance and insurance.

Principles of economics, finance and insurance are stressed. These business skills are essential for understanding the complex and rapidly changing health care industry in which medical care organizations, including consulting firms, hospitals, health plans, pharmaceutical companies, long-term care facilities, physician practice management firms and others, operate. These courses focus on an understanding of the economic and financial environment in which medical care organizations operate. They also explore the institutional framework and regulatory environment faced by medical care organizations and provide conceptual models and analytical tools for better understanding the behavior and performance of real-world medical care firms.

Course Requirements

  • HCMI 5240 Introduction to Healthcare Management
  • HCMI 5243 Health Care Economics

Choice of two from the following:

  • FNCE 5202 Investment and Security Analysis
  • HCMI 5221 Principles of Insurance and Regulation
  • HCMI 5686 Health Insurance and Risk Management
  • HCMI 5687 Global Healthcare Systems
  • HCMI 5688 Risk Management and Quality Across Borders