Executive MBA in Healthcare Management

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Program Description

Earn your European MBA through Interactive and flexible online classes. An ideal program for working executives around the world.

Healthcare industry is growing by leaps and bounds, and along with the rapid expansion come a number of onerous challenges, which are required to be overcome with good robust healthcare management practices. The core competencies and the best practices in healthcare have to be amalgamated deftly along with healthcare operations. The Executive MBA in Healthcare Management can be pursued Online, as distance learning or part-time, making it flexible and convenient for busy working professionals. Understanding the legal and statutory regulatory issues affecting healthcare management organisations is imperative for the smooth and streamlined functioning of a healthcare management organisation.

Healthcare administration is as important as healthcare operations, and thus good leadership, supervision and control in healthcare systems add like a force multiplier in the efficient management of all healthcare services. The hospital administrator’s aim is always to create a conducive work environment that treats patients empathetically and ensure that the best treatment and facilities are provided. One of the biggest critical challenges for any healthcare organisation is to provide quality healthcare in the most efficient and cost-effective manner. This specialisation Executive MBA (EMBA) pedagogy in Healthcare Management has been crafted and designed for working professionals in the healthcare industry to manage these complex changes competently, and help their teams to lead healthcare operations with dexterity and aplomb.

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Aim

  • To provide good business-related knowledge in healthcare management which will help learners in managing their organisation effectively and efficiently.
  • To prepare learners in knowledge and in practice for high-level performance in their place of work/employment.
  • To develop in students a core understanding of the issues of health programs and systems, with the amalgamation of the same into good operative business processes.
  • To develop specialized knowledge and domain expertise in the efficient management of a healthcare services centre.
  • To enable students to acquire greater management specialization skills in their place of employment.
  • To develop an awareness of the problems confronted by organizations and businesses in the healthcare sector, and equip learners with the means of problem-solving and logical decision making.
  • To prepare and nurture the learners in the field of healthcare management to hold leading managerial positions, as well as help them in their career progression ladder in the healthcare industry.

Modules

  • International Human Resource Management
  • Operations Management
  • Strategic Change Management
  • International Marketing Management
  • Healthcare Management and Leadership
  • Healthcare Operations Management
  • Dissertation (Research Project)

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have attained the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a recognised University.
  • English Proficiency equivalent to IELTS 5.5 and above.
  • Minimum 20 years of age.
  • Minimum 2 years of work experience preferred.

Documents Required for Application:

  • Duly Filled Application form.
  • Academic documents.
  • A Curriculum Vitae.
  • A copy of your passport.
  • A photograph.
  • Statement of purpose.

Progression

Completing an EMBA degree opens the doors for a series of career opportunities. Here is a list of the most common careers Management graduates pursue:

Career Progression:

Career opportunities in healthcare management are practically endless. Advances in medical technology have resulted in healthcare is one of the fastest-growing industries. Healthcare management is a rapidly growing field with a plethora of promising career opportunities. While there may be a lot of different choices, the Executive MBA (EMBA) in Healthcare Management is becoming a popular healthcare track for future leaders who want to enter a growing recession-proof industry.

Professional Progression:

  • Healthcare Consultant
  • Research and Development Business Manager
  • Health Information Manager
  • Hospital Administrator
  • Pharmaceutical Project Manager
  • Practice Manager
  • Hospital CFO
  • Hospital CEO

As the population is ageing and staying more active later in life, the healthcare field overall is booming. There is a great increase in the numbers of medical professionals and medical facilities in the field of healthcare. This also means that there is more of a demand for good business managers for those healthcare facilities and practices. This makes the healthcare field an excellent career path for professionals with an MBA.

Academic Progression:

A scholar holding an Executive MBA (EMBA) with the concentration in Healthcare Management degree is always at a strategic advantage of his career to progress onto Doctorate degree: DBA or PhD in Healthcare Management (Level 8) of academic career path, provided learner has displayed excellence in academic performance at Executive MBA (EMBA) level.

About the University

Guglielmo Marconi is a world-class Italian university promoting the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competencies with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. Its diverse community has presented a total number of 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarter is situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City, but the numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis/dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is also an ENIC-NARIC approved university.

Triple Certification

Learners pursuing their GMU MBA through Eaton Business School earns three distinct international certifications within one program.

  • Executive MBA from Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy.
  • Post Graduate Advanced Diploma from CIQ, UK.
  • Certified Manager – CMI, UK.

Guglielmo Marconi University

Università Degli Studi Guglielmo Marconi internationally referred to as Guglielmo Marconi University, is the first Italian Open University recognized by the Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR).

Guglielmo Marconi University (GMU) promotes the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills and competencies with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. It’s diverse community presently has a total number of 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarter is situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City, but the numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis/dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is approved under SAQA and ENIC-NARIC.

The learners of EBS is awarded the International or Executive MBA in their chosen specialization. The MBA is equivalent to the European Qualification Framework (EQF) Level 7 and rewards the learner with 60 ECTS (European Credit Transfer System).

CIQ

Cambridge International Qualifications (CIQ), UK is a professional awarding body based in the United Kingdom. CIQ is founded on the vision of helping individual learners and employers in attaining quality accredited awards. With centres across the Middle East, Europe and the African region, CIQ is a proud certification partner for more than 100 organizations and has a progression pathway with some of the leading universities across the world. CIQ also designs customized program on leading industry topics and facilitates their certification programs through its channel partners across the world.

The learners of EBS is awarded the Post Graduate Advanced Diploma in their chosen specialization and earns 120 CIQ credits. These credits can directly be transferred towards the final dissertation stage of the MBA from GMU.

Chartered Management Institute (CMI)

Chartered Management Institute is the only chartered professional body dedicated to promoting the highest standards in management and leadership excellence. Over 100,000 managers use CMI unique services on a daily basis. Organizations like Jaguar, Landrover, Royal Bank of Scotland, Fujitsu, Allianz, Silverstone, Royal Air Force, London South Bank and Royal College of Physicians use Chartered Management Institute certifications for certifying their professionals.

The learners of EBS is awarded the Certified Manager Status from CMI. The Post Graduate Advanced Diploma from CIQ is uniquely mapped to the Certified Manager course saving the learner time, effort and money. The learner is also extended a 1-year free affiliate membership to the CMI giving the learners access to the professional networks and library.

Last updated Nov 2020

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