MHAOnline.com Features - What's Happening in Healthcare Administration?

This features section explores career paths, professors to know, industry changes, and other forces shaping the experience of online MHA students. These features cover the realities of pursuing an online degree, including applications tips, internship requirements, scholarship prospects, and advice for finding a job upon graduation.

Check back regularly for updates, including interviews with program administrators, career profiles, and application tips.

December 14, 2018

Exceptional Long-Term Care & Nursing Home Administration Faculties

Technological breakthroughs have helped increase life expectancy, which has resulted in a larger population of the elderly. Older populations face a unique set of social and economic challenges that require well-trained professionals who can make the experience of aging an enriching one.

November 29, 2018

Clinical Application Analyst - A Day in the Life

Electronic health records (EHR) and other clinical software systems are the new industry standard in healthcare. However, plenty of clinics, hospitals, and private practices have yet to make the full migration. That’s where clinical application analysts come in.

November 28, 2018

Universities with an Outstanding Faculty in Regulatory Affairs

There are six universities in particular which boast an outstanding faculty in regulatory affairs: Duke University, George Washington University, Northeastern University, Temple University, the University of Southern California, and the University of Washington.

November 19, 2018

Schools with an Exceptional Clinical Research Faculty

Clinical research is an ever-expanding field. Professionals in this discipline develop medical products such as drugs and devices to improve healthcare, paying thought to important ethical and regulatory standards.

November 2, 2018

Schools with an Exceptional Healthcare Business Faculty

These influential healthcare business professors have been published in renowned scholarly journals and many of them have become heads of their departments, admired for their important research and professional experience.

October 26, 2018

Nursing Home Executive Director - A Day in the Life

A nursing home executive director, sometimes called a “nursing home administrator,” is responsible for maintaining all operations of a long-term care facility. This requires a delicate balance of business acumen and empathetic leadership.

October 12, 2018

The Benefits of Workplace Clinics: An Interview with an Administrator

Companies are increasingly concerned about the mental and physical health of their employees because happy and healthy employees create a more productive and efficient workforce, therefore increasing their bottom line.

October 10, 2018

10 Biotechnology and Bioenterprise Professors to Know

Modern biology and biotechnology are used in cell and gene therapy, manufacturing pharmaceuticals, developing biomaterials, and processing fuels such as ethanol. Additionally, they contribute to research on cancer, infectious disease, and environmental factors.

October 1, 2018

Influential Healthcare Law and Policy Professors to Know

Sitting at the intersection of law and healthcare is a group of talented educators who are experts in how policies shape public health outcomes.