As a healthcare manager, you will be responsible for making sure that a healthcare organisation reaches its potential, meaning that it can offer necessary healthcare services at a quality level with profitability. You will be involved in budgeting decisions, the ordering of supplies and communications within the organisation, among other things. All of these elements are integral to the successful and effective running of a healthcare organisation.
When studying for a masters in Healthcare Management, you will be able to build on the knowledge you gained at undergraduate level, and develop your management and communication skills. Some examples of modules you could study include:
- Management and Leadership in Healthcare
- Economic Evaluation and Pharmaceuticals
- Health Management Consultancy
- Service Operations Management
- Public Health