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City Colleges of Chicago Healthcare Programs Nursing Home Administration

Basic Certificate (BC)

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The Basic Certificate in Nursing Home Administration addresses the educational needs of managers who will work with the elderly population in health care settings. The program prepares student for employment in long-term care facilities, as well as to sit for the nursing home administrator licensure exam. The program coursework includes both gerontology and business courses based on the requirements of the nursing home administrator's job description.        

​​​​For more information on this program, please contact the program coordinator Timothy Andriano at tandriano@ccc.edu or 773-481-8832.
 

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

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12 CH
Business
BUSINES 271
Human Resources Management 3
Employment techniques, wages and hours, job evaluation, training, employee ratings, collective bargaining, employment counseling and collateral benefits, such as pensions and fringe benefits. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Harold Washington Harry S Truman Kennedy-King Malcolm X Olive-Harvey Richard J. Daley Wilbur Wright
Social Service
SOC SER 102
Introduction To Gerontology 3
An overview of elder issues including the social, psychological and physical aspects of the aging process. The course will also examine the economic and social impact of the growing elderly population on US society and the global community and will explore career opportunities in this expanding field. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Harold Washington Wilbur Wright
SOC SER 252
Nursing Home Administration 3
This course introduces students to administrative practices in long-term care facilities including organization, financial management, staffing, community relations, managing the physical plant, in-service training, and alternatives to institutionalization. In preparation for taking the Nursing Home Administrator licensing exam, students will also learn about community health systems, auxiliary agencies and programs, chronic diseases and infirmities, the aging process and the care of the aged, and related local, state, and federal legislation.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
SOC SER 253
Accounting For Long Term Care 3
This course is designed to give students, who will be essentially non-financial managers, the financial knowledge needed to perform the duties of a healthcare administrator in the long-term care setting.
Prerequisites:Eligibility for English 101 based on prior coursework or CCCRTW, COMPASS, ACT, or SAT test scores, or Consent of Department Chairperson.
Offered at: Wilbur Wright

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