About the Health Services Administrative Fellowship
The two-year administrative fellowship provides exposure to all aspects of hospital and physician practice operations and management. It's ideal for those who wish to pursue a career in health administration.
UPMC in Central Pa. joined the UPMC system on September 1, 2017. It is a nationally recognized leader in providing high-quality, patient-centered health care services in Central Pennsylvania and the surrounding rural communities. Its more than 2,900 physicians and allied health professionals and approximately 11,000 employees serve a 10-county area at outpatient facilities and eight acute care hospitals with over 1,360 licensed beds.
All fellows spend their first year rotating with the executive team at UPMC in Central Pa. and other HSD executives. Throughout rotations, fellows will gain structured experience in the areas of Operations, Revenue Cycle, Budgeting, and Finance.
The two-year administrative fellowship program at UPMC in Central Pa. allows recent Master-level graduates the opportunity to experience operational and managerial aspects of hospital and physician management. Under the executive team at UPMC in Central Pa., fellows will participate in meaningful projects, management opportunities, and networking.
Fellows participate in core functional rotations during their first year of the program, and pursue a specific interest during the second year of the program. Upon completion of the program, fellows are prepared to move into highly competitive roles within the organization.
Supplemental learning opportunities
The following training and development courses will be offered to provide exposure to key areas of human resource management:
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- Journey to Management
- New Manager Training - Physician Services
- Communicating for Leadership Success
- Strategic Performance Management
- Fraud: Define, Deter, Detect
- Generations in the Workplace
- Addressing Poor Performance
- Resolving Workplace Conflict
- Crucial Conversations