Management of Health Care Institutions (ILV)


Course lecturer:

Mag. rer. soc. oec.

 Michael Janz
Course numberM2.03100.10.041
Course codeMHCI
Semester of degree program Semester 1
Mode of delivery Presencecourse
ECTS credits5,0
Language of instruction English

Students are capable of creating a basic, broad based knowledge of management functions in health care with an emphasis on hospital management. They have an understanding of the health and management of health care institutions

The course covers the following topics:

      • Supply-induced demand including rationing and rationalization
      • Different sectors of the health system
      • Hospital the Company
      • Risk management in hospitals
      • Surgical management
      • Economic Evaluation
      • Evidence-based Medicine
      • Actual trends in hospital management

Sharon B. Buchbinder, Nancy H. Shanks, Introduction To Health Care Management, Jones & Bartlett Learning; 2 edition 2011

John R. Schermerhorn, Health Care Management, Wiley; 1 edition, 2006