December 19, 2014 – Dr. Bernard Healey, professor of health care administration at King’s College, recently presented the academic paper, titled “The Value of Graduate Education to Promote Sustainability in Healthcare Organizations,” at the Allied Academies International Conference in Las Vegas. The paper was co-written with Dr. Marc Marchese, professor of human resources management at King’s.
Healey authored a new textbook, titled “Introduction to Health Care Services: Foundations and Challenges,” which is scheduled for publication in January by Jossey-Bass Public Health.
After working for more than 20 years as an epidemiology manager for the Pennsylvania Department of Health in Kingston, Healey became a full-time professor at King’s in 1995. He was an adjunct faculty member at King’s since 1980. Healey earned a bachelor’s degree from King’s, master’s degrees from the Marywood College and Wilkes University, and a doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania.
He currently teaches courses on leadership and quality management in health care, health care economics, epidemiology, health promotion, and marketing.
Dr. Bernard Healey