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Medical and Health Services Managers
Salary Median (2020)
Projected Job Growth (2019-2029)
+31.5% (much faster than the average)
Most Common Level of Education
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What Medical and Health Services Managers Do
Plan, direct, or coordinate medical and health services in hospitals, clinics, managed care organizations, public health agencies, or similar organizations.
Other Job Titles Medical and Health Services Managers May Have
Clinical Director, Health Information Management Corporate Director, Health Information Management Director, Health Manager, Mental Health Program Manager, Nurse Manager, Nursing Director
How Leaders Describe a Typical Day at Work
My day-to-day involves writing policies and procedures, organizational strategy, meetings, phone calls, and emails.
Tasks & Responsibilities May Include
- Develop and maintain computerized record management systems to store and process data, such as personnel activities and information, and to produce reports.
- Direct, supervise and evaluate work activities of medical, nursing, technical, clerical, service, maintenance, and other personnel.
- Direct or conduct recruitment, hiring, and training of personnel.
- Develop and implement organizational policies and procedures for the facility or medical unit.
- Conduct and administer fiscal operations, including accounting, planning budgets, authorizing expenditures, establishing rates for services, and coordinating financial reporting.
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