Significant changes in the global health care industry have increased the need for dynamic problem solvers and leaders who can manage and motivate a diverse workforce in order to deliver quality outcomes, sound business practices, and enhanced patient care.
Today, the health care industry demands more of its leaders than ever before: deep understanding of economics, finance and budget control, health policy, information management systems, patient satisfaction, ethics and legal issues, and inter-professional collaboration, as well as how all of these elements work together to produce effective results.
The Graduate Certificate in Health Care Leadership emphasizes development and application of a broad set of skills needed to succeed in the rapidly changing health care business environment. Topics prepare students in all facets of health care leadership: human, financial, marketing, and operations. Graduates of this program are prepared to pursue careers in the health care field.
The Graduate Certificate program is intended for the person who has completed an undergraduate bachelor degree and wishes to enhance his or her professional credentials.