Master of Healthcare Management (MHCM) - Pokhara University


Pokhara University

Management

2 year(s)


Offering Colleges (1)


Masters in Health Care Management (MHCM) course is designed to meet the needs of advanced level management practices & researches as required for health care & non-health care graduates. It is a blend of advanced level theories and practices with support of compulsory practicum and research program. It provides a wider spectrum of health and specific knowledge of management theory in health care management with IT backup.

Objectives: The MHCM program in the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS) of Pokhara University, is devoted to impart theoretical - cum - practical knowledge in Health Care Management. Specially, the program aims at:

  • To Prepare students to upgrade professional level and managerial position either in Health Care Management or in Hospital Management..
  • To Inculcate a Positive attitude, abilities and practical skills so essential for a competent and responsible manager into students.
  • To Inculcate a Positive attitude, abilities and practical skills so essential for a competent and responsible manager into students
  • To Prepare students to take position as the chief of the Hospital Management: Hospital Administrator in middle-sized hospitals, health projects or unit chiefs of large- scale health Care organizations.
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Offering Colleges (1)


Eligibility

Eligibility:

  • All bachelors degree in Health Science with 2nd Division.

Curricular structure

The Masters in Health Care Management Program (MHCM) program is designed to impart both theoretical foundation and practical knowledge in Health Care Management. The program prepares students to upgrade professional level managerial position to start a specialized professional in Health Care Management either in Health Management or in Hospital Management.

It is a two-year program spread over four semesters. The program consists of 54 Credit hours comprising of core course, professional course, thesis and internship. 

Semester I

15 Credits

Credit Hours

HHM 707

HEALTH ECONOMICS

3

HHM 705

MANAGED CARE & HEALTH INSURANCE

3

HHM703

RECENT DEVELOPMENT IN HEALTH CARE

3

MGT 636

RESEARCH METHODOLOGY

3

MGT 641

STRATEGIC HEALTH CARE MANAGEMENT

3

Semester II

15 Credits

HHM 709

POPULATION DYNAMIC

3

HHM 701

CLINICAL SERVICE MANAGEMENT

3

MGT 635

HRD IN HEALTH CARE ORGANIZATION

3

MGT 631

HEALTH PROGRAM MANAGEMENT

3

HHM 634

HEALTH ENVIRONMENT & DEVELOPMENT

3

Semester III

12 Credits

MIS 642

IT IN HEALTH CARE

3

MGT 637

QUALITY MANAGEMENT IN HEALTH CARE

3

MGT 633

HEALTH CARE MARKETING

3

HHM 632

HEALTH CARE EVALUATION

3

Semester IV

12 Credits

HHM 700

HEALTH CARE PRACTICUM  

6

HHM 800

THESIS (COMPULSORY)

6