What Can You Do With A Major In Geriatric Management?

 
Geriatric Management is effective in improving survival rates and function in older people. In the United States, nurse-led case management has been shown to reduce resource use and improve patient outcomes. This type of management is in keeping with Department of Health policy to improve co-ordination and management of health care

 

Some Related Career Titles: 

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Senior Care Management

Geriatric Administration

Adult Day Care Coordinators

Nursing Home Administrator
 

Typical Employers/Work Settings:  

Nursing Homes & Hospices

Long-term Care Institutions

Adult Day Care Centers 

Hospitals

Clinics
 

Beginning Salary Range:   

Entry Level Position with a MPH $32,000 - $42,000

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Links to Professional Associations 

American Society on Aging  
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers
National Council on Aging www.ncoa.org  

National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers

Alzheimer's and Dementia Caregiver Center

Administration on Aging
National Institute on Aging
Assisted Living Directory

 

 

Link To UNF Academic Program 

Brooks College of Health--  Geriatric Management 

 

 

Holland Codes 

Geriatric Management- Social; Enterprising; Realistic (SER)

 

 

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