Healthcare Compliance | Certificate

Join us for an Open House on Nov. 15

Informational session on the Healthcare Compliance and dual MHA/Healthcare Compliance degrees at Pacific. Light breakfast will be served.

Program Features

  • 18 credits (seven courses completed in 12 months)
  • One of six CCB Accredited Universities
  • Faculty with real-world healthcare compliance experience
  • Executive format for working professionals
    • Online course delivery for the majority of coursework
    • Two weekends on site required
  • Federal financial aid available for those who qualify
  • Small class size, which nurtures student-faculty interaction
  • Professional networking opportunities
  • Apply credits to Pacific University's MHA degree program
  • Exposure to Pacific University health professions programs

More Information

Healthcare Compliance Graduate Certificate Brochure (pdf)
Graduate Certificate Program in Healthcare Compliance Student Handbook (pdf)
Gainful Employment Disclosure (pdf)

Healthcare Compliance Program Manager; Assistant Professor
General Counsel and Vice President, Health Policy for the Oregon Medical Association
Director of the School of Healthcare Administration and Leadership; Program Director of the Master of Healthcare Administration program; Professor
Experiential Learning Coordinator; Assistant Professor
Director of Compliance for Oregon Imaging Centers and Radiology Associates, PC

For students seeking a stand-alone Healthcare Compliance Certificate, the curriculum is as follows:

Healthcare Compliance | Fall

MHA-601

Introduction to Executive Leadership and Ethics in Healthcare

2 credits

HCC-610

Introduction to Healthcare Compliance

3 credits

Healthcare Compliance | Spring

MHA-640

Legal Aspects of Healthcare

3 credits

HCC-630

Privacy and Security

3 credits

Healthcare Compliance | Summer

HCC-650

Compliance Laws and Regulations

3 credits

HCC-670

Healthcare Compliance Practice: Auditing Investigations and Reporting

3 credits
HCC-690

Compliance Seminar

1 credit

 

For students seeking an MHA degree and Healthcare Compliance Certificate (HCC), we offer a program that is completed in the same number of semesters and credit hours (48) as the MHA degree, however you will receive both MHA degree and Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Compliance. The following is a common example of the schedule which change depending on student's curricular needs:

 

MHA/HCC | Fall Year 1

MHA-601

Introduction to Executive Leadership and Ethics

2 credits
HCC-610 Introduction to Healthcare Compliance

3 credits

MHA-625

Introduction to Healthcare Finance and Accounting

4 credits

MHA/HCC | Spring Year 1

MHA-640

Legal Aspects of Healthcare

3 credits

HCC-630

Privacy and Security

3 credits

MHA-650

Health Services Research and Evaluation

3 credits

MHA/HCC | Summer Year 1

HCC-650

Compliance Laws and Regulations

3 credits

MHA-610

Organizational Behavior

3 credits

HCC-670

Healthcare Compliance Practices

4 credits

MHA-691

Capstone Seminar

1 credit

HCC-690

Compliance Seminar

1 credit

MHA/HCC | Fall Year 2

MHA-525

Community Health and Managerial Epidemiology

3 credits

MHA-515

Managing Human Resources and Diversity in Healthcare

3 credits

MHA-615

Strategic Planning and Marketing 3 credits

MHA/HCC | Spring Year 2

MHA-620

Healthcare Operations Management

3 credits

MHA-550

Quality Management in Healthcare

3 credits

MHA/HCC | Summer Year 2

MHA-530

Negotiation and Conflict Resolution

2 credits

MHA-692

Capstone Seminar

1 credit

MHA-675

Internship or Research Project Elective

3 credits

 

Sequence of courses is subject to change by direction of the program director, however curriculum will not.