Few industries are as dynamic and critical as the health care sector. From secretaries to surgeons, the teams that treat patients need assistance from management professionals with technical knowledge of health care's unique financial and regulatory environment. This sector is one of the most important social sectors operating in the economy which has a bearing on the performance of other sectors within the economy. Health sector consumes a large proportion of resources. As a consequence, there are major economic issues involved. Therefore, the course becomes imperative for policy makers, planners and managers in the field of healthcare. Graduates in this field can work in Hospitals, Insurance Companies & HMOs, Pharmaceutical companies, Non-Profit and Governmental Health organizations.
The course will provide bird's eye view of health care sector, including the policies pertaining to health care set up in India. The course will help the participants to be familiar with terminology as applicable to Health care set up including having overview of non-clinical disciplines.