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Certification Programs for Health Care Professionals

Healthcare Provider CPR Courses

  • University of Delaware, Occupational Health & Safety (302) 831-8475
  • American Red Cross of Delmarva (302) 656-6620

Certificate in Diversity Management in Health Care

A joint program from Georgetown University School of Continuing Education and the Institute for Diversity in Health Management, an affiliate of the American Hospital Association. The CDM in Health Care program is a 12-month blended curriculum that seeks to improve the patient experience by promoting a culturally competent workforce, leadership and governance that is reflective of the patients served resulting in community involvement and trust; strategies that drive increased business, higher performance and lower costs.

Contact Calvin Pringle, Program Director at Georgetown University at (202) 687-2812 or cip6@georgetown.edu directly for details and possibilities.
For questions on tuition and program content, contact Craig Blassingame at (312) 422-2693 or by e-mail at cblassingame@aha.org.

Delaware Colleges and Universities:

 University of Delaware Professional & Continuing Studies
Through Professional and Continuing Studies, the University of Delaware extends its vast resources, research, technology and knowledge to you! Upgrade your career; take a course; earn a degree; lead your organization to success.  For more information, visit their website, or contact them by phone at (302) 831-7600 or sent an e-mail to continuing-ed@udel.edu.

UD’s Lerner College of Business and Economics has a new Healthcare Management major in Online and in-person MBA degree.  Click here.
 
Wilmington University College of Health Professions
Wilmington University College of Health Professions offers several certificates for healthcare professionals.  For more information, visit their website.
  

Regional Universities and Healthcare Professional Associations:

American Society for Healthcare Risk Management
ASHRM has a webpage dedicated to listing college degree and certificate programs in healthcare risk management and patient safety.
 
Drexel University College of Nursing and Health Professions
Drexel University’s College of Nursing and Health Professions offers several nursing and other health care professional certificate programs.  For more information, visit their website.
 
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Bloomberg School of Public Health offers a wide variety of other training opportunities for students and public health professionals.  For more information, visit their website.
 
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM)
Saint Joseph’s University, PhiladelphiaCertificate in Health Care Ethics - The Certificate program in Health Care Ethics offers a distinctive program of studies to prepare individuals for the complex and growing field of biomedical ethics. Fore more information, visit their website.
 
Temple University School of Health Professions and Social Work
Temple University School of Health Professions and Social Work offers several certificate programs for healthcare professionals.  For more information, visit their website.
 
University of the Sciences in Philadelphia
The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia offers three certificate programs for professionals in healthcare and the pharmacy industry.  For more information, visit their website.
 
University of Pennsylvania
The University of Pennsylvania’s Certificate Program in Medical Physics offers a pathway for individuals who have earned a Ph.D. in physics or a related field (e.g., engineering, computer science, or physical chemistry with a strong physics minor) to enter a CAMPEP-accredited residency program in medical physics that will provide the clinical experience required for certification by the American Board of Radiology.  For more information, visit their website
 
Villanova University
Villanova University offers several health care professional certifications including Six Sigma.  For more information, visit their website.

University of Wisconsin
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Sciences Diagnostic Imaging  
The program is designed for returning adult learners with several years of healthcare experience who hold active ARDMS (American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography), ARMRIT (American Registry of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists), ARRT (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists), or CCI (Cardiovascular Credentialing International) registry. Students with active registry will be awarded 60 credits toward this degree.

ONLINE NURSING SCHOOL Q & A
This online nursing school and education question and answer session will help you learn about online nursing degrees and whether they're the right nursing career education choice for you.

Nursing Student Mental Health Guide
nurses are always on the go – and this begins in school as a nursing student. Life during this time will likely be busy and stressful. Maintaining mental health is crucial in staying healthy and happy as a nursing student.
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