Education for Hospital Administrators

  • Association of University Programs in Health Administration AUPHA is a global network of colleges, universities, faculty, individuals and organizations dedicated to excellence in healthcare management and policy education. It is the only non-profit entity of its kind that works to improve the delivery of health services – and thus the health of citizens – throughout the world by educating professional managers.
  • American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM). Professional development is one of the primary goals of the association. Publications, conferences, professional certification and networking offer numerous opportunities for increasing the skills and knowledge that are necessary to function effectively in today’s healthcare environment.
  • The Joint Commission. An independent, not-for-profit organization, The Joint Commission accredits and certifies over 22,000 healthcare organizations and programs in the U.S. and is a key tool for admins seeking accreditation or info about the process. The site also shares the latest policies about healthcare standards and best practices.