This programme combines the study of Health Services Management and the principles of General Management, to help you obtain the skills required to manage health care services in increasingly business-like environments. The course appeal to both clinical and healthcare management professionals across the healthcare sector, who are looking to develop both their general leadership capabilities, and their sector-specific understanding. MBA in Healthcare programme will give you the skills and confidence you need to take on a leadership role in a public or private health care organisation.
Choosing the Healthcare Management specialised modules, can help students have a more informed output into senior management decision making or consultancy within the industry. Learning on the programme is deeply rooted in the Healthcare industry and enables students to develop managerial skills to handle real-life business situations in the sector.
The MBA Healthcare award is designed for professionals in strategic health authorities, primary care trusts and hospital administration, and for those working in the growing number of private health contractors, outside suppliers and consultancies.
Develop the professional knowledge and skills you will need to lead the planning, delivery and improvement of health policy and services at a senior level in either the NHS or in the private sector.
The Healthcare sector is developing rapidly and this postgraduate degree addresses the specific demands placed on professionals who are responsible for leading policy, strategy and services in their organisation. You will study the key management disciplines within a healthcare context; including business planning and finance, project and operations management, healthcare service improvement and leadership. Whether you are a supervisor, manager, policy-maker or a clinician wishing to know more about healthcare management this course will make a significant impact on your current and future career. The MBA in Healthcare course will engages participants through experiential and practical learning, reinforced by theoretical models and real scenarios.
In an increasingly competitive global environment, this MBA provides health care managers, leaders and senior practitioners with an opportunity to develop their organisational, business and management skills to enhance their self-awareness and inter-professional skills.
Course Length: 1 years;
Start dates: January, May, September