Few sectors are expanding as quickly as healthcare, and the growth is not expected to stop any time soon. This expansion is necessitated by the growing population and the need to extend healthcare services nearer to the people for better health. This expansion translates to plentiful job opportunities for those with the skills and training for this thriving sector of the job market. Hence, the Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Care Management (DHHCM) aims to train and develop participants with a thorough knowledge of the legal, ethical, institutional, economic, technological and political environments of modern health care management.
The Postgraduate Diploma in Hospital and Health Care Management is designed for practicing health sector managers and aspiring health services managers who wish to gain skills needed to function effectively as managers in the broader health services context.
Module 1: Management Skills Improvement
Module 2: Quantitative Methods for Decision Making
Module 3: Management Information Systems
Module 4: Research Methods
Module 5: Principles of Health Care Management
Module 6: Health Policy and Planning
Module 7: Health Economics
Module 8: Health Law and Medical Ethics
Module 9: Managing People in Health Care Organizations
Module 10: Hospital Management
Module 11: Quality Management in Health Care OR Managerial Accounting and Financial Management
Module 12: Project Management for Health Care Practitioners OR Materials Management and Inventory Control
Participants are assessed through continuous practical exercises, coursework and written examination.
Tuition Fees: Ug Sh.2,870,000