Medical Staff Services Management Online Associate Degree
The Medical Staff Services Management online associate degree prepares students to serve as an essential member of the healthcare team by equipping them with the knowledge and skills to perform the credentialing procedures that document education, licensure, experience, and continuing education requirements for physicians, allied health, and other practitioners.
Graduates of this program with experience as medical services professionals may choose to seek the Certified Provider Credentialing Specialist (CPCS) or Certified Professional Medical Services Management (CPMSM) certification.
Graduates of the program will:
- Perform initial credentialing, reappointment, and delineation of privileges processes.
- Maintain compliance with accreditation and regulatory standards applicable to medical staff services.
- Coordinate processes related to medical staff bylaws, policies, and rules and regulations.
Course Listing (90 Credits)
HA3110 – Quality Improvement and Risk Management
HT1000 – Introduction to Health Information Management and Health Care
HT2250 – Medical Law and Ethics for Health Information Professionals
ME1140 – Medical Terminology for Health Professions
ME1184 – Medical Staff Services Management I
ME2185 – Medical Staff Services Management II
ME2186 – Medical Staff Services Management III
ME2515 – Introduction to Pathophysiology
ME3332 – Medical Staff Services Management Project
MT1050 – Introduction to Business
EN1150 – Composition I
EN1300 – Composition II
EN2100 – Speech OR
EN2150 – Interpersonal Professional Communication
SC1221 – Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology with Lab
MA2000 – Quantitative Reasoning
HU – Humanities Elective
Behavioral/Social Science Elective
CS1202 – Strategies for Professionals OR
CS1204 – Advanced Strategics for Professionals
CS1302 – Consumer Mathematics
CS2080 – Career Management
Course availability is subject to minimum class size requirements.