Curriculum

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: In addition to the base program curriculum listed below, international students attending face-to-face classes on the CUC campus are required to take the Seminar in Higher Education, a 3-credit course.

Health Care Management*

Offered Terms

Semester 1

 1st  (8 weeks)  

 MBAH 6650

 Health Care Systems I

 2nd (8 weeks)  

 MBAH 6655

 Health Care Systems II

Semester 2

 1st  (8 weeks)  

 MBAH 6670

 Innovative Best Practices in Health Care Management

 2nd (8 weeks)  

 MBAH 6675

 Health Care Analytics

*Courses are offered on a rotational basis

Health Care Systems I

An overview of health care systems focusing on the role of values, assessment of health status and analysis of need, access and use of services, supply, demand, and distribution of health resources, analysis of health care costs, and expenditures.

Health Care Systems II

Examination of the private and public financing of health services, quality of care assessment, control of quality and costs of care, professional self-regulation and compliance, leadership and administration approaches, and government regulations and system reform.

Innovative Best Practices in Health Care Management

This course is an examination of best practices in health care innovation management. It focuses on understanding specific methods and techniques of innovation employed by Malcolm Baldrige award recipients in health care innovation. Innovations in the U.S. health care system will also be compared with health care innovations in other countries. Students will focus on how to design and implement their own healthcare innovations.

Health Care Analytics

This healthcare analytics course will introduce graduate students to using patient data, databases, and electronic medical records to manage and improve patient care as well as increase efficiency in both private and public healthcare facilities. The course also introduces the concept of clinical intelligence and explains the role of analytics in supporting a data-driven healthcare system. The course goes beyond data collection, to analyzing collected data and turning it into actionable information.

 

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