ABOUT THE COURSE
The 120 Hour Healthcare Risk Management Certificate Course may be used as documentation of competency for a position as a Healthcare Risk Manager . AHCA has not yet determined the criteria for competency or how they will assess competency but this course gives the student a good basic background in the profession. It is identical to the pre-licensure course that was required prior to July 1, 2018.
Students are required to purchase the
Risk Management Handbook for Health Care Organizations, Student edition. The text book is required for the mandatory reading assignments.
Hardcover and Kindle versions are available at Amazon.com
The course is made up of two virtual classrooms (usually a two hour one-on-one session with the instructor over the computer and cell phone at a time convenient to the student) and 8 web-based training session that can be done at the student's convenience. There are reading assignments with each session, projects, and an exam at the end of the course.