MD Resident Program: Administrative Education

The Department of Radiation Oncology recognizes that its residents need to be prepared for not only medical practice, but also for the numerous other aspects that impact the daily lives of physicians. Accordingly, we offer education in various administrative fields in direct concert with the issues and challenges faced by most physicians in private or academic practice. The course outline includes:

  • Financial Concerns
    • Accounting
    • Healthcare Finance
    • Healthcare Economics
  • Human Resources
    • Hiring Practices and Laws
    • Employment Law
    • Compensation Issues
  • Leadership and Practice Oversight
    • Social Aspects
    • Process Management
    • Quality and Safety
  • Strategic Planning and Marketing
    • Structure and Strategy
    • Planning Processes
    • Implementation and Assessment
  • Coding and Reimbursement
    • Accurate Procedural and Diagnosis Coding
    • Reimbursement
  • Documentation and Compliance
    • Documentation Supporting Coding
    • Compliance Overview
  • Ethics and Research
    • Ethics Rules and Laws
  • Research Program