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Medical Health & Health Services Managers

What Medical and Health Services Managers Do

Medical and health services managers, also called healthcare executives or healthcare administrators, plan, direct, and coordinate medical and health services. They might manage an entire facility, a specific clinical area or department, or a medical practice for a group of physicians. Medical and health services managers must direct changes that conform to changes in healthcare laws, regulations, and technology. 

How to Become a Medical or Health Services Manager

Most medical and health services managers have at least a bachelor’s degree before entering the field.

Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for medical and health services managers was $94,500 in May 2015. Employment is projected to grow 17 percent by 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.