• Placement Services
• Financial Aid (for qualifying students)
Heritage offers an exciting new Healthcare Administration program in Ft. Myers called Hospital and Health Services Management® (HHSM). HHSM graduates work in Hospitals, Doctors' Offices, Clinics, Public Health Agencies, Nursing Homes, Insurance Companies, Wellness Facilities, and more. These healthcare administration specialists enjoy medical office careers that include a broad range of healthcare administration duties and skills. Health information management, medical records tech, hospital management, insurance billing, and healthcare operations management are just a few of the HHSM careers available to graduates.
Ft. Myers Healthcare Administration School
Fort Myers Career Training
What Healthcare Admin
skills will I learn?
- Health Inventory / History
- Medical Office Administration
- Basic Medical Procedures
- Medical Law and Ethics
- Business Communication
- Medical Records Tech
- HIPAA Rules and Regulations
- Technology in a Medical Office
- Human Resource Management
- Health Information Management
- Medical Billing
- Medical Coding
- Computer Skills
- Business Math
- Medical Terminology
- CPR and First Aid
- Vital Signs
- Patient Intake
- And much more...
The comprehensive Heritage Institute Hospital and Health Services Management® program curriculum will focus your studies on exactly the information you need to master. More importantly, your dedicated Hospital and Health Services Management® instructor will make certain that you truly understand the materials so that you can pursue your career with perfect confidence in your skills.
Students in this Fort Myers healthcare admin school are placed in internships by the campus placement office during their training. Current students and graduates alike use the Heritage placement office as a job hunting and career building resource.
Can you do this?
Yes. You can. And you won't be doing it alone. Unlike most colleges, we are dedicated to helping every single student succeed. If even one student fails, we feel that WE have failed. We are sincerely, 100% on your side. As long as you don't give up, we won't give up on you. Get info now.
Where do Health Admins work?
- Medical Offices
- Chiropractic Offices
- Medical Records Offices
- Health Information Management Facilities
- Public Health Agencies
- Nursing Homes
- Home Health Care
- Insurance Providers
- Alternative Wellness Facilities
- And more...
Can you afford this?
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
A Heritage Financial Aid Advisor will be happy to help you explore your options.
Here's what recent graduates are saying about their experiences at Heritage.
Aimee R., Heritage Graduate — "All of my instructors were great. They were very knowledgeable. They helped me through all of my work. They took the extra time to help me. They were great!" After Graduation: Medical Assistant at Davita Dialysis Center. watch video.
Diane C., Heritage Graduate — "I had a good time. I met a lot of good people. I learned a lot. Had a wonderful time. The instructors are really good." After Graduation: Medical Assistant with Anchor Health Centers Urgent Care. watch video.
China C., Heritage Graduate — "The teachers were great. My program manager was amazing. I made so many friends. The staff support… everybody was wonderful. With two kids, and raising them, I just never thought I could do this." After Graduation: Pharmacy Technician at CVS. watch video.
Lana M., Heritage Graduate — "My Heritage experience was awesome. My teacher was great. He knew his field. I learned a lot from him. He prepared me for my certification test and I passed it the first time." After Graduation: Pharmacy Technician with Publix Ocean Way. watch video.
Heritage Institute, Fort Myers, FL
Hospital and Health Services Management – Occupational Associate Degree
Disclosures prepared October 22, 2012. For information about this career choice you may visit the O*Net website to view the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) for occupational codes provided by the U.S. Department of Labor. You may also visit The National Center for Education Statistics website (NCES) to view the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).
- Medical Records and Health Information Technicians – O*Net Code: 29-2071.00 (view)
- Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician – CIP Code: 51.0707 (view)
How much will this program cost me?
- Tuition: $19,121
- Books, Equipment, Supplies: $829
- On-campus room & board: Not offered
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, many graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates from July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2012:
- Federal Loans: $10,200
- Private Education Loans: $0
- Institutional Financing Plan: $0
How long will it take me to complete this program?
On-Time Completion Rate is a rate of all the students who completed this program between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who completed the program in the normal amount of time. This rate indicates that some students may have transferred into the program, took a leave of absence during the program, changed sessions, or otherwise repeated a course.
- The program is designed to take 15 months to complete.
- 77% of graduates from this program finished within the normal time.
What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
Job Placement Rate is a rate of all the graduates between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who entered employment related to this field. This number is determined using the formula required by the school's accrediting agency.
- The job placement rate for students who complete the program is 72%.
and other important information, please visit www.heritage-education.com/disclosures.