Health care industry in India has registered tremendous growth in recent years. The demand for quality healthcare is going to further increase with the increased awareness about health resulting in phenomenal growth of hospitals across the country. The recent decision allowing the entry of private agencies in health insurance is an important step taken by the government to reach out to the vast majority of people who are without any insurance coverage. The corporate hospitals and other agencies will play an important role in the current scenario. Therefore, there is a need for a properly trained pool of hospital administrators who can design and deliver quality health services.
The primary objective of this Diploma course in Hospital Administration is to train medical and non-medical graduates to undertake a wider range of administrative and managerial responsibilities within hospital organizations. This will help the hospitals to be managed professionally and in turn deliver quality healthcare to the patients. This course with its integrated inputs will help the student to gain strong conceptual and technical knowledge in various management concepts and improve his analytical capability to prepare him for the administrative functions.
• To prepare qualified and efficient administrators to manage hospitals.
• To train the candidate in various methods of administration of hospitals.
• To develop better systems for effective delivery of healthcare in hospitals.
• To train the candidate in developing better leadership skills.
• To train the candidate in understanding the concepts of organizational behavior and human resource management.
• To provide the necessary skills and knowledge for practical orientation and implementation of strategies with relation to modern hospitals.
Principles of Management
The aim of this module is to acquaint the students with the basic principles of management, organizational behavior, Materials Management and Human Resource Management with reference to hospitals.
This module helps the student understand the basics of hospital organization, the use of computers in hospitals, communication in hospitals, change management, conflict resolution, time management, delegation and decision making.
Health and Hospital Economics
This module helps the student understand clearly the role of economics in general and in context to hospital and healthcare in specific. The module also explains the evolution and importance of health insurance.
Accounting for Hospitals
The aim of this module is to provide an understanding of general principles of accounting, financial statements, analysis of financial statements and fundamentals of cost concepts.
Hospital Function and Services
This module explains the various functions and services utilized in the hospitals for patient care.
This module aims at helping the students in developing skills to plan and design different departments and services for various sizes of hospitals.
Hospital Information System
This module will help the students understand the basic concepts of HIS, its advantages, disadvantages, and application. The student is expected to learn the various tools and techniques of system analysis and design.
This module deals with principles, concepts and techniques of quality assurance in delivery of healthcare in hospitals.
Hospital and Law
This module deals with various legal aspects and ethical issues relevant to hospitals and healthcare delivery system.
This module deals with the evolution and function of the medical records department, importance of medical records, electronic medical records, and coding and health information.
Marketing of Health Service
This module deals with marketing of health services, the various marketing techniques and skills and marketing functions in organizations in general and hospitals in specific.
• Convenient to take the course as it is online.
• Diploma by Apollo Hospital Educational & Research Foundation (AHERF)
• Diploma awarded by Apollo Hospital Educational & Research Foundation is highly valued by majority of hospitals across the country.
• Employment opportunity with Apollo Hospitals
** Conditions apply
Course Fee Rs.25,000 in single installment or Rs.14,000 in 2 equal installments.
**International Students will pay an additional amount of Rs. 7,500/-
1year online study includes a minimum 15 days contact program at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad / Chennai / Delhi / Pune.
EligibilityGraduates of Medicine in allopathy, dental, ayurveda, homeopathy, unani, physiotherapy, paramedical, and allied medical sciences, or any other graduate from a recognized university.
• Online study along with CD and printed study material.
• Practical training for a minimum period of 15 days at Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad / Chennai / Delhi.
Evaluation and Certification
Candidate is required to complete internal examinations and submit the logbook completed during practical training period. Final examination will be conducted online at the end of one year.
Successful candidates will be awarded Diploma by AHERF and Medvarsity.
FacultyDr. S.V.N.Reddy, M.A. Ph.D, Principal, Apollo Institute of Hospital Administration (AIHA)Dr. A.V.Srinivasan, M.A. M.B.A. Ph.D, Advisor, Apollo Hospitals Educational and Research FoundationDr. T.S.Reddy, M.B.B.S, D Ortho, M.S. Medical Superintendent, Apollo Hospitals, HyderabadDr. P.S.Reddy, M.B.B.S, DGO, MD (HOSP ADMN)Chief Content Officer, Medvarsity
Dr. P.B. Pawar, Consultant, International Health care, Apollo Hospitals.Mr. K.Praveen Kumar, MBA, PGD in e-commerce Senior Faculty, AIHAMr. G.V.R.K.Acharyulu, M.Tech., MBA Senior Faculty, AIHAMr. Venkat Reddy, Chairman, IIMM – Hyderabad Dr. M.Arundhathy, N.D. M.H.M Senior Faculty, AIHAMr. R.Brahmam, MBA,PG DPMIR Senior Faculty, AIHAMr. P.Sheshadri, B.A., LLB., LLM, Former Principal, College of Law
Mr. V. Hariharan, MBA(IIM-A), VP-Marketing, AHSLMs. Manisha Goyal, B.Sc, M.H.M, Medvarsity
AHERF - Board of Management
Dr. Prathap C. Reddy ChairmanPresident Apollo Hospitals Group.
Shri G.Surender Reddy Vice-president Public Relations, Apollo Hospitals,Hyderabad.
Smt. Sangita Reddy Managing Director,Secretary & Treasurer Apollo Hospitals,Hyderabad.
Shri K. Umapathy I.A.S.(retired), TrusteeShri.
Vishweshwar R Konda, CEOTrustee GE Medical Systems Information Technology
Dr. A.V.Srinivasan, Advisor
About Medvarsity Online Limited (MOL)
Medvarsity, India's first virtual medical university was established in April 2000. MOL is an Apollo Hospitals Group and NIIT Joint venture. It offers online courses in different medical and allied medical specialities. Medvarsity offers its courses in collaboration with reputed bodies like Royal College of General Practitioners and Apollo Hospitals Educational and Research Foundation.
Apollo Hospital Educational and Research Foundation is running a variety of educational and training program including Nursing, Hospital Administration, Physiotherapy, Emergency Medicine, Surgery and Anesthesiology. It's courses have been recognized by a number of Indian and International organizations and universities including NTR University and Osmania University.
Head Office:Ms. Manisha Goyel ( 9866249689)Medvarsity Online LimitedLife Sciences Building, Apollo Hospitals ComplexJubilee Hills, Hyderabad - 500 033, AP, IndiaTel: +040-23554000, Ext 1124, 23541654 / 23554723Fax: 23554353, Email: email@example.comWebsite: www.medvarsity.com
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New Delhi:Mr. Amar Matlani (9811771855),Mr. Vishal Sinha (9899411505),Indraprastha Apollo Hospital, Saritha ViharDelhi-Mathura Road, New DelhiTel: 011-26925858
Lucknow:Mr. Krishna Chandra Yadav (9839181603)1/204, Viratkhand, Gomti NagarLucknow - 226010, UP
Pune:Mr. Nilesh Bhasker Rao Khalkar ( 9890997677)C/o Jehangir Apollo Hospitals, Medvarsity
Online Ltd. (Marketing Dept) 32, Sassoon Road, Pune -01.
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