Patient Advocacy Certificate


What do patients need most? You.

Become a Patient Advocate!

Launch a rewarding career helping individuals and families navigate the complex health care system. As a leader in this emerging field, UCLA Extension offers its Patient Advocacy Certificate to prepare you with the knowledge, skills, and competencies you need to succeed

Take Only 8 Courses

Understand the fundamentals of the U.S. healthcare system and the role of patient advocates in a variety of healthcare settings. Learn health care law and patient rights; care planning; insurance and healthcare finance; mediation, conflict and crisis management; clinical bioethics; and more.

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