Requirements for Licensure as a Nursing Home Administrator
Mississippi Nursing Home Licensure Contact
MS State Board of NHA
1755 Lelia Drive, Suite 305
Jackson, MS 39216
Mississippi Nursing Home Education Requirements:
Associate degree or 64 hours of college work or one year of supervisory responsibilities in a licensed long term care health care facility within 12 months prior to making application.
Mississippi Nursing Home AIT Requirements:
Mississippi Nursing Home National Exam Required?
Mississippi Nursing Home State Exam Required?
Mississippi Nursing Home Continuing Education Required?
40 hours biennially
Mississippi Number Licensed Administrators:
Mississippi Number of NHA Licenses Issued Annually, Approximately:
Mississippi Number of Licensed Nursing Home Facilities:
Requirements for Qualification as an Assisted Living Administrator
State agency responsible for regulating assisted living: Department of Health, Bureau of Health Facilities Licensure and Certification
Mississippi Assisted Living: Contact
Mississippi Assisted Living: Health Facilities Licensure and Certification Div., P.O. Box 1700, Jackson, Mississippi 39215-1700
Mississippi Assisted Living: Code: Personal Care Homes Miss. Code Ann. § 43-11-1 et seq.; Miss reg. § 1201.1 et seq.
Mississippi Assisted Living: Reimbursement: Div. of Medicaid, 239 N. Lamar St., Jackson, Mississippi 39201-1399
Mississippi Assisted Living: Administrator Overview
Jackson Adult Studies Campus
P.O. Box 4959
Jackson, MS 39296
The Bachelor of Health Administration degree includes broad knowledge of the health administration industry, to include managed care and long term care administration.
Mississippi State University, Meridian
1000 Hwy 19 N
Meridian, MS 39307-5799
Phone: 601-484-0112 or 1-800-824-5288 (toll-free call in MS)
The Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Healthcare Administration is a four-year program for students who desire a career in the business side of the healthcare field.