Comprehensive introduction to current management requirements as they apply to medical practices within various areas of the health care sector. The background of and recent changes to day-to-day operative and administrative requirements, market analysis, professional communications, scheduling, attracting/hiring/training/firing employees, building office manuals, clinical performance reviews, the continuous quality-improved process, managed-care contracting, environmental concerns, reimbursement/collection techniques, and practice marketing plans. 3 Credits (3 Lecture)