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Gun Violence as a Public Health Issue

Gun violence — injuries and deaths by firearms — is on the rise in the U.S. Learn what it means to understand gun violence as a public health issue today.

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What Does an Occupational Safety Consultant Do?

How does an occupational safety consultant help organizations protect workers? Explore the role, salaries, and job outlook for professionals in the position.

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How to Become a Healthcare Public Affairs Specialist

Learn how to become a healthcare public affairs specialist with Tulane University’s Online MHA, which provides advanced knowledge and skills in the field.

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The Importance of Healthcare Leadership

Effective leadership drives health care. Learn more about how different healthcare leadership styles affect the success of today’s healthcare organizations.

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Strategies for Effective Communication in Health Care

Communication is key to effective health care. Learn healthcare communication strategies that help providers, patients, and administrators in healthcare settings.

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How to Become an Emergency Preparedness Coordinator

How do communities prepare for disasters? Explore the role of an emergency disaster coordinator and the skills and education needed to thrive in the position.

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Career Spotlight: Financial Manager in Health Care

What is a financial manager? Learn more about financial managers and how financial managers support healthcare providers and administrators in organizations.

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Disaster Operations Specialist: Salary and Job Description

What does it take to launch a disaster operations specialist career? Explore the disaster operations specialist salary and job duties, and how to become one.

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What Does a Director of Public Safety Do?

What is the role of a director of public safety? Explore the duties, required skills and education, salary, and job outlook of a director of public safety.

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What Is Disaster Management? Understanding Emergencies From Prevention to Mitigation

What is disaster management? Discover how professionals in the field help communities prevent and prepare for emergencies, reducing loss and suffering.