Medical patient administration is a challenging and rewarding career, and working in patient administration in the Air Force is a career that is very people oriented. It is a job that involves obtaining a commission in the US Air Force, so it is well suited to a person who is aiming for a 4 year degree in health administration or healthcare, or a related field. A Medical Patient Administrator works to assist people and manage personnel. It is a job field that can help give a person experience in dealing with hospital administration and hospital politics. You will assist at facilities such as; Medical Facility commands, both base operations and mobile commands, and other types of medical facilities.
As a trained candidate for this position after you receive your 4-year degree you have to attend training at an Officers Candidate School, and upon your commission you will receive additional training to become a Medical Patient administrator. Working in a health care field you will participate in a bit of everything. You will interact and be responsible for duties such as; Medical research and medical health care support, health care systems design plans, training and education health care support. The Medical services profession is one that is constantly under change, so training in this field will allow you to work in a number of different health care related areas in the civilian sector. You will work in a number of different areas including support, education, health planning, logistics, health care and patient and hospital administration. You will deal with planning, patient programming, operations, facility support and a number of other different issues. To qualify for the job of a Military Air Force Health Care Administrator you have to be inside of a 12 month window of graduation toward a health care or related 4-year degree. In addition you will work in date system designs, wartime planning and emergency support, medical facility management and military service teams.
This career field is on that involves dealing with all different types of people, if you are a people person then this may be a good career field for you. You will interact and be responsible for duties such as; Medical research and medical health care support, health care systems design plans, training and education health care support.