NSHM offers a Master of Hospital Administration in Kolkata & Durgapur that is equivalent to an MBA in Healthcare. With NABH and other quality drives in hospitals and healthcare delivery organizations, there is now a growing demand to employ MHA (Master of Hospital Administration) qualified people. NSHM is considered among the top institutes in Eastern India for studying MHA. We aim at inculcating knowledge, skills and abilities for students that are essential for managing corporate hospitals.
After completing your master of hospital administration, there is scope beyond hospitals as well. For example, getting employed as healthcare programme coordinators and resource persons in International NGOs (UNICEF, WHO, etc.), NGOs and GOs. The main features of the programme includes experiential learning, with 90 hours of training per semester. The students usually get placed prior to or during the final semester. With a steady 15% annual growth rate in the healthcare industry over the last decade, there are several job opportunities after MHA in India. This is also an avenue for dental graduates and students from other Allied Healthcare streams to explore. More and more medical students are opting for MHA to enhance their career prospects -by earning knowledge in managerial aspects of running hospitals/healthcare units.
Healthcare has become one of India’s largest sectors – both in terms of revenue and employment. The Indian healthcare sector is growing at a brisk pace due to its strengthening coverage, services and increasing expenditure by public as well private players. The overall Indian healthcare market today is worth US$ 100 billion and is expected to grow to US$ 280 billion by 2020, a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.9 per cent. Therefore, whether you pursue a Master of Hospital Administration from NSHM Kolkata or Durgapur or anything related, it is ensured that you receive a plethora of career possibilities.
The diverse career opportunities in this field include-
healthcare delivery levels in India –Primary, Secondary & Tertiary Care, Government Policy and schemes, Health insurance, and delivery systems.
impact of various pandemic diseases like- Malaria, Leprosy, Cholera, Dengue, Covid -19 etc.
assessing the relationship of exposure with a disease or an outcome – hypothesis based on the research question, study design – Cohort study, Case control study etc., solution approaches
managemnet of care & rescue in case of natural and man made disaster like- flood, earthquake, fire, crashes, etc.
continuos developement in Public Health and programmes like Malaria control Programme, Vision 2020, Nirmal Bharat Mission, National Health policies etc.
various calculation & measures of statistical data for planning and establishment of a new Hospital in a community, needs assessment, clinical laws, hospital architechure and engineering-measurements, department layout, hospital resources planning, etc.
planning for new discovered diseases, quick response plan and systems for critical care patients, rehabilitation planning, medical records management, inpatient and outpatient services, Patient Reported Outcomes Measurement (PROM), etc.
Special operation plans for running the hospital & its various department for 24×7, 365 days, ERP, etc.
various equipment handling, training, maintenance, disposal, procurement, sterilization of instruments, backup, etc.
Cost analysis for various healthcare planning, health insurance,health services marketing
Economical effects of alcohol abusing , drug addiction & its impact.
prevetion & protection measures, practices for controlling the infection, and appropriate use of santizers and disinfectants
Quality policy, Accreditations, Compliance, Assuarance, Audit, etc.
analyse systems for easy and faster transaction of services even when placed distantly.
How a decision support system assist physicians and other health professionals in clinical decision making.
How they become useful in delivering value-based and patient-centered services in Hospitals.
construct a handy database management system for all the stakeholders of Hospital, like – Patients, Doctors, Staff, Vendors, Insurance, Corporates, etc.
fundamentals of data warehouse, modeling, and data mining technology to handle massive quantities of historical data, clinical and hospital information for decision making.
role of Online Analytical Process (OLAP) for data discovery, including capabilities for limitless report viewing, complex analytical calculations, and predictive “what if” scenario (budget, forecast) planning in Hospitals.
ease of doing business for Hospitals through online mode and also for developing CRM.
complete control on key operational and financial benchmarks and also base for scientific decision making.
MHA is one of the most sought after departments at NSHM, having dedicated faculties, industry connect across India, including best in its class facilities and infrastructure in the region. The Hospital Management Dept. is aptly supported by in-house faculty across the portals and also expert faculty from Healthcare industry for developing first hand skills for the students. The dept. organizes various value added courses and industry visits, short & long term, and internships for making the students industry ready. The MHA program contains several advanced modules in health care administration related with managerial challenges in Healthcare Operations & Administration to enable students to move into senior managerial positions.
The Indian healthcare industry will reach US$ 372 billion by 2022, and the Government of India plans to expand its public health spending to 2.5% of the country’s GDP by 2025 (IBEF, 2020). Master of Hospital Administration (MHA) is a Full Time, Regular, Two year Post Graduate Program designed to create Corporate and Business Level Managers to promote Professional Management Practices in Clinical and Administrative divisions, that are necessary for effective healthcare ensuring continuous quality improvement, labour relations, financial sustainability, Health IT, Electronic Medical records, International Hospital Accreditations & Consultancies, awareness creation, demand generation, optimum utilization of limited available resources and strategic approach towards inflation, rapid advancement in medical technology, increased expectations of staff and patients. The Core Curriculum includes, Public & Community Health Hospital Design & Health Care Planning, Hospital Operations Management, Health IT and Infection Control & Quality Management which leads to Career opportunities in Hospital Operations, NGO’s– Health Project Management, Healthcare Consultancy Planning & Designing Hospitals and Hospital Informatics, Healthcare Insurance, Medical Tourism and Tele-Medicine and help you to secure your Leadership Positions in the US$ 372 plus Billion Healthcare Sector both Government and Corporate Hospitals. The overall aim is to develop a deeper understanding of the interdisciplinary nature of hospital administration, provide strategic insights into International Hospital Accreditations, Quality and operational functions of various clinical and non-clinical departments and develop skills and competencies for effectively managing a hospital, where Professionals candidate from Medicine, Dental, Nursing, Optometry, Laboratory Professionals, Psychology, Pharmacy, Business Management are the most suitable candidates for joining MHA