Healthcare Management Program

Contacts

Executive Education - Open Programs

Patrícia Rodrigues

E-mail: prodrigues@ucp.pt

Phone: (+351) 217 214 220

 

 

More Information

1st edition: starts on September 29th, 2017

Schedule: download here (available in portuguese only)

Classes: Fridays, from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Duration: 103,5 hours

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Program Description

The Healthcare sector is one of the most complex, dynamic and far reaching sectors in the entire world. This complexity has nurtured the search for leaders that can insure a business approach as well as an exceptional insight on the sectors complexities.

Along with this expertise it is becoming equally necessary the ability to innovate through new creative approaches in order to improve patients results, access to healthcare and cost management strategies.

Healthcare managers are responsible not only for clinical results, but also financial results. Therefore, executives and healthcare workers whould understand all fundamental factors to achieve an efective organizational strategy, adequate financial and operations management and the ability to lead and motivate multidisciplinary teams.

The Healthcare Management Program (HMP) is as intensive learning program taught by a team comprising a teaching faculty that has an excellent academic background, reinforced in this course by a set of healthcare specialists. The learning process is complemented with the analisys of real cases, from Portugal and from abroad, exercises, in class debates and with the exchange of experiences between the teaching staff and the participants in the program.  
 

Main Benefits


The program provides staff and managers of hospitals, clinics, health centres, health insurance companies and sub-systems with a solid management component for their training, which will enable them to meet new professional challenges, contributing towards a greater efficiency and competitiveness in healthcare units.


"It is with great pride that the Conselho Médico da Região Autónoma da Madeira joins the Universidade Católica Portuguesa in the promotion of the Advanced Health Management Program to be held in Madeira. It will undoubtedly be a success and will provide fellow residents simple access, without travel or setbacks, to what is recognized as one of the best european training in health management."
 

António Pedro Freitas
Presidente do Conselho Médico da Região Autónoma da Madeira