The following classes would fulfill the requirements for a Health Care Management Certificate in Business Excellence: Ten days (BECs) of core classes are required and the remaining eight days (BECs) may be chosen from any of the elective classes.
Analytics for Decision Making and Problem Solving:
This course presents an overview as well as practical guidelines for applying analytics and data to complex business decisions as they arise. The textbook used in the course will be Profit from Science, written by the instructor.
- How to frame a business problem correctly
- The use and role of Subject Matter Experts
- The problem solving process
The Future of Health Care:
A brief history of how the US health care industry developed and a look at the possible future growth trajectories.
Health Care Accounting & Finance:
- Health Care-specific accounting
- Health Care finance & decision-making
- Health system mergers
Health Care Management & Operations:
- Overview of health care operations
- Management of staff
- Management of physicians
Health Care Strategy & Innovation:
- Strategic methods & approaches
- Innovation in Health Care
- Strategic Group Project
Key concepts and knowledge that will help not only to understand the nature of high performance teams but also to develop and sustain them in practice.
Leading High Performance Teams:
Course provides participants with key concepts and knowledge that will help them not only to understand the nature of high performance teams but also to develop and sustain them in practice.
Managing Human Resources:
The workshop looks at a number of functional HR areas including staffing, training and development, performance management, and compensation and benefits.
|Choose 8 Electives|
Developing Leader Character:
Discusses the concrete behaviors associated with different eleven character dimensions (accountability, drive, collaboration, courage, justice, temperance, humility, humanity, integrity, transcendence, and judgement), and illustrates how these behaviors can be developed.
Content Marketing, SEO, Social Media Marketing and Web Analytics.
Global Business Culture:
This workshop will explore differences in country cultures around the world and their implications for management.
Health Care Supply Chain Management:
- Demand management & forecasting
- Critical paths
- Inventory management & Just-in-Time
Focuses on maximizing the effectiveness of leaders at work. Topics include self-awareness, leadership theories, and transformational and inspirational leadership.
Organizational Problem Solving:
Creates a “database” with useful concepts from the field of management, along with improving problem solving skills.
Using Lean Principles in Health Care:
- LEAN history, terms, applications
- LEAN approaches
- LEAN Group Project
Applies state-of-the-art research in situational awareness and leader effectiveness
Understanding Psychology of Employees:
Diagnose the personalities of your employees and implement employee-specific plans to deal with them (including high-maintenance, problem employees)