Portland-State-University 2022-2023 Bulletin

PHE 322U Health Services Administration

Understanding the functions of management and administration is essential for anyone assuming administrative roles in health services delivery organizations (e.g., hospitals, clinics, and nonprofits). This course introduces the six classic management functions, and illustrates health services applications of topics such as strategic planning, risk management, working in/with teams, and changing trends in health care. Students will develop knowledge and the interdisciplinary skills needed to effectively work in administration in various types of health services organizations.


  • Up one level
  • 300