Healthcare


Jessica with Thelma Hodges and the nursing students.
Who is a nurse but someone who works day and night, tirelessly devoting themselves to the care of others. It is the individual who expresses empathy while maintaining emotional stability and who understands that sickness and injury never take a holiday. Jessica Palumbo, Hodges’ director of nursing, is all too […]

The Nursing Educator


Imagine devoting years of your life to what you believed would be a lifelong career only to realize it no longer proved fulfilling. This is the reality for many adults who opt to leave one career behind to re-enroll in school and pursue an entirely different path. Although it may […]

A Serendipitous Path to a New Beginning


Hodges University Naples Campus
Hodges University is fortunate to have many former students serving in faculty positions. Within each of its five schools, alumni can be found teaching on campus and online in a variety of subjects, which takes the meaning of a “personalized approach” to a whole new level. For a student, what […]

The Path from Student to Professor



A Health Services Administration Degree provides many career options.
If you feel compelled to use your inherent analytical, technical and problem-solving skills in a career that allows you to help people, it’s no wonder the idea of pursuing a health services administration degree has piqued your interest. A career in health services administration would provide you with opportunities to […]

What Can You do With a Health Services Administration Degree? ...


Tyler Dunham and his family
It’s Monday morning at 5:00 a.m. and although his family is still sleeping, Tyler Dunham begins his day by opening his textbooks, studying and preparing for the day ahead. By 7:00 a.m., he’s on campus ready to spend the next eight to 10 hours in class, learning all there is […]

The Pursuit of a Lifelong Career


Dr, Susan Anderson teaching a class at Hodges University
In the vast field of health care, students have many options when determining their chosen profession. From an emergency medical technician to a doctor or nurse to dentistry, the opportunities are endless. However, for students who seek less patient interaction and more administrative leadership, Dr. Susan Anderson is equipped to […]

Preparing the Next Generation of Health Care Professionals



5 Steps to Become a Hospital Administrator
It’s no secret that health care jobs are in the midst of rapid growth. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that we’ll see a 19 percent increase in health care employment from 2014 to 2024 — this equates to approximately 2.3 million new jobs within that decade-long span. […]

How to Become a Hospital Administrator in 5 Simple Steps


EMT workers
First responders are individuals who run toward a dangerous situation while everyone else is running away. From firefighters to police officers to paramedics, these individuals put themselves in harm’s way to protect others. When searching online, news stories throughout the country are discussing a national shortage of paramedics. In Collier […]

Addressing a Workforce Need for Paramedics


Health Services Administration Degrees
Jobs in health services administration help maintain the business side of health care. Job responsibilities involve much of the behind-the-scenes work that patients don’t often witness while visiting clinics and other medical facilities. Professionals in the health services administration field often work as clinical managers, health services managers and nursing […]

How Does Informatics Impact Health Services Administration Jobs?