Healthcare Risk Management as a Career

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Healthcare Risk Management

Attorney Michael Presley has been practicing law in the healthcare field for over three decades. He is a partner in the firm Presley Law & Associates and a managing member of United MSO of America in Florida. He recently began work toward his MBA at Johns Hopkins University. In addition to his service as an attorney, Michael Presley is certified in healthcare risk management from the University of Florida.

Healthcare risk-management courses tend to cover care-related subjects from the social, personal, and medical perspectives and include local law, management practices, medical terminology, and other topics related to risk in the healthcare industry. Most students in healthcare management courses already have expertise in the medical, legal, or insurance fields before they embark on a career in risk management.

Healthcare risk management is a diverse field that can include aspects related to finance, practice, legal concerns, business, and the psychological dynamics of healthcare. Risk managers can work in the role of outside consultants or internal employees for healthcare organizations. Contracts can include engagement with both large corporations and smaller companies, and salaries can be more than than $100,000 per year.


Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business – Flexible MBA Program

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Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business

A graduate of Nova Southeastern University Shepard Broad Law Center, Michael Presley is an attorney at Presley Law & Associates, P.A., in Wellington, Florida. Outside of his role as an attorney, Michael Presley is pursuing a master of business administration (MBA) from the Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business, which offers a Flexible MBA program.

The Flexible MBA program at the Johns Hopkins Carey School of Business is designed for working professionals looking to further their business training on a part-time basis. The program gives students the freedom to take courses at their own pace and allows them up to six years to complete their studies. In addition to offering classes in the evenings and on Saturdays at its campuses in Baltimore and Washington, DC, the program gives students the option to take courses online.

While all students must take 54 credits, including 30 credits from a core set of business courses, students in the on-campus program can choose from a number of concentrations, from enterprise risk management and health care management to entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary business. Online students can choose from three concentrations: financial businesses, health care management, and leading organizations. Through these diverse curricular offerings, business professionals can tailor their education to meet their individual career goals.