This course has been designed to fulfil the specific needs of graduates interested in a management or leadership role within the complex health service sector. Healthcare organisations share many commonalities with production facilities, including the need for efficient process flow, change management, and quality standards.
You will explore the principles, approaches, strategies and techniques to understand, model, analyse and manage complex healthcare systems. You will also learn to measure efficiency and improve effectiveness and productivity without compromising quality or safety. Ultimately, you will gain the essential knowledge to manage the integration of people, systems and technologies to ensure the delivery of consistent high quality, person-centric care.
Modules include: Leading Change in the Healthcare Environment; Quality and Productivity in Health Service Systems; Operational Management and Clinical Systems Improvement; Introduction to Health Informatics; Electronic Healthcare Records; Resource Management in Healthcare; Introduction to Health Economics; Epidemiological and Statistical Methods for Quality Improvement.
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