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How Is Healthcare Management Different From Medical Science? Is Healthcare Management Only Open To People Who Have A Degree In Medicine?

Healthcare management professionals may or may not be from a medical science (MBBS, BDS, AYUSH, Nursing, Paramedics) background and the vast majority of health care managers are highly trained leaders who make sure that the business side of the health care organization run as smoothly as possible.   Due to low awareness, many students who first hear about the healthcare management profession immediately and wrongly assume that they must have some medical qualification to be considered Read more [...]

Why India Needs More Professionals In Healthcare Management?

Healthcare is already set to be the next sunrise industry, with huge opportunities and scope for exponential growth, much like the IT industry in the early 1990 onwards. And unlike any other industry, healthcare remains and will remain permanent and of national and global significance. As per the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), hospitals and diagnostic services attracted foreign direct investment (FDI) worth almost US$ 2,500 million between April 2000 and September 2014 and Read more [...]

Healthcare Management Vs Hospital Administration – Busting The Myths

Hospital administrators ensure that medical facilities run efficiently and deliver quality care but only managing the business operations of the hospital and are typically responsible for staffing, budgets, public relations, and other administrative tasks.   In contrast to Hospital administration, Healthcare Management is an exciting and growing profession with increasing opportunities in both direct and non-direct care settings.   Hospital administrators focus on direct Read more [...]

What Is Healthcare Management?

Healthcare Management is the profession that provides leadership and direction to organizations for delivering healthcare services to teams, departments, units, or service areas within those organizations. Healthcare management is a challenging profession that requires individuals in managerial positions at all levels across the organization to possess conceptual, technical, and interpersonal skills in order to carry out the required managerial functions of planning, organizing, staffing, directing, Read more [...]