The changing role of consumers

Widespread use of electronic health records

Increased need for elder care

Greater consolidation of business functions

Increased use of telehealth services

Technological advances

Job Title

Entry-Level Job Postings

Percentage of Bachelor’s Entry-Level Job Postings Percentage of Master’s Entry-Level Job Postings
Health Care Administrator 36,577 64% 7%
Nursing Home Administrator 3,827 86% 2%
Director of Rehabilitation 1,390 56% 19%
Public Administrator 342 26% 1%

Top Skill

Projected Posting Growth (2018-2023)

Medical Billing and Coding 117%
Talent Management 83%
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) 75%
Computer and Information Technology Industry Knowledge 60%
Employee Relations 57%
Employee Training 56%
Advanced Microsoft Excel 52%
Microsoft Office and Productivity Tools 48%
Human Resource Management Systems 46%
Budget Management 41%

Emerging Skill

Projected Posting Growth (2018–2023)

General Accounting 45%
Financial Analysis 28%
Health Care Procedure and Regulation 26%
Payroll 20%
Employee Relations 18%
Specialized Accounting 17%

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