CAAMA STUDY GUIDE – PREPARING

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  • Assessment and understanding of the health status of populations; determinants of health and illness; and factors influencing the use of health services.
    • Understanding of the organization, financing, and delivery of health services, drawing on the social science disciplines (broadly defined to include economics, law, political science, psychology, sociology, and related disciplines).
    • Understanding of, and development of skills in, economic, financial, policy, and quantitative analysis.
    • Understanding of the values and ethical issues associated with the practice of health services administration, and the development of skills in ethical analysis.
    • Understanding of, and development of skills in, positioning organizations favorably in the environment and managing these organizations for continued effectiveness.
    • Understanding of leadership creativity and communication skill development.
    • Understanding of, and development of skills in, the management of human resources, information systems, and capital.
    • Understanding of, and development of skills in, methods for assessing overall organizational performance and, in particular, assuring quality of services provided.