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New Online Project Management Fundamentals for Healthcare Module Available

May 14, 2009

ATHENS, Ga., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The new Project Management Fundamentals for Healthcare module is now available online as an additional module in the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education’s Healthcare Management Certificate Program. Participants will learn the basics of project management, experience hands-on application to a work-related project, and learn to maximize their time, money and personnel by using efficient techniques for managing projects in a healthcare environment.

The Project Management Fundamentals for Healthcare module is one in a seven-module management training program designed for healthcare professionals, including nurses, technicians, office managers and others, who have (or soon will have) supervisory or management responsibilities. The minimum requirement for participation is an associate’s degree or equivalent experience.

To earn a Healthcare Management Certificate, one must complete six of the seven modules. You have up to 30 days to complete each module. Upon your successful completion of six modules, you will earn nine CEUs and a Certificate of Completion from Georgia LEADS-University System of Georgia and the University of Georgia.

Online modules/lessons include:

  • Human Resource Development and Staff Relationships
  • Cultural Competency and Diversity Issues
  • Leadership Skill Development for the First-time Supervisor
  • Management Ethics and Values-Based Decision Making
  • Finances and Accounting for the Non-Accountant Manager
  • Systems Thinking and the Management Team
  • Project Management Fundamentals of Healthcare

For more information or to register, please contact Bob Wells at the University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education at (706) 542-3537, (800) 811-6640 or e-mail Bob.Wells@georgiacenter.uga.edu.

The Healthcare Management Certificate Program can be viewed at www.georgiacenter.uga.edu/healthcare.

The University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education is a unit of the University of Georgia’s Office of the Vice President for Public Service and Outreach. The Georgia Center provides innovative lifelong learning opportunities through its continuing education programs. On UGA’s campus, the Georgia Center includes a full-service hotel with 200 rooms and suites, restaurants, banquet areas, conference rooms, auditoriums, a fitness center, and a computer lab — all under one roof. For more information, go to www.georgiacenter.uga.edu.

SOURCE University of Georgia Center for Continuing Education


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