2016 Health Care Management Outlook

As the health care field continues to grow, there is an ever-pressing need to fill positions in both the practitioner and administration roles.  According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the projected growth in 2016 is 16 percent when compared to 2015.  Business management skills are among the most highly sought after abilities by many employers. In addition to the significant increase in the need for health care managers, there is an emerging sector of health care that has pushed its way to the forefront, health informatics.

Health Care Management Program Chair, Brandon Ryans

With the enactment of Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) of 2009 and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) mandate requiring electronic medical records (EMR) for all practitioners, the field of health informatics is taking the high road. New high-tech database tools are being used for data analysis of information on health consumers (JFF, 2012).

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