Master of Hospital Administration (MHA)
“The MHA programme aims to prepare a candidate to assume the responsibilities of a hospital administrator or executive in a government or corporate or any other hospital,”
The Master of Healthcare Administration (M.H.A.) is a master's-level professional degree granted to students who complete a course of study in the knowledge and competencies needed for careers in health administration, involving the management of hospitals and other health services organizations, as well as public health infrastructure and consulting.
The degree program is designed to give graduates of health disciplines (in particular) greater understanding of management issues and prepare them for senior management roles. The degree traditionally focuses on health administration at the local, state, and federal level as well as in the nonprofit sector. Hospital administrator’s job demands high leadership abilities, creativity, social responsibility and inter-personal skills in high-stress situations.
Our healthcare campus of Dr.SM CSI Medical College and Hospital, Karakonam offers the most high-status Post graduate course in hospital administration. The programme emphasizes developing knowledge, skill and attitude pertaining to Hospital Managers. It also helps the candidates in developing expertise in planning and managing different types of hospitals and will equip the student with problem solving devices.
An important aspect of a hospital administrator’s life is to be able to act as a successful intermediary between governing boards, medical staff, and department heads and integrate the activities of all departments so they function smoothly as a whole. Someone with an aptitude for management who has good communication skills, patience, and empathy should opt for this field.
Hospital administrator is basically a facilitator who has to ensure that the complex system of hospital works smoothly. Hence the spectrum is wide as far as the scope is concerned, may be from a micromanagement level to the level of leadership within the community.
Structure of Programme
Our Masters Degree in Hospital Management (MHA is a two years, full time on-campus Programme offered with affiliation from KUHS (Kerala university of health sciences).Students get opportunity to get trained in recognized multi specialty health care industry.
Any Bachelors degree with 50% marks.