For you, a job in healthcare management is much more than just one career option among many. You have a passion for health. You possess a deep and earnest desire to commi
Passion for Health
For you, a job in healthcare management is much more than just one career option among many. You have a passion for health. You possess a deep and earnest desire to commit your entire professional life to:
Improving cost-effective health services.
Expanding patients’ access to essential care and state-of-the-art treatments.
Promoting disease prevention and healthy behaviors.
Ensuring healthcare personnel, systems and facilities increasingly enhance the quality of life.
Canadian healthcare leader
We share your passion. For more than 45 years, the Telfer School of Management has played a vital role in Canadian health care by preparing talented men and women to assume leadership positions in all areas and at all levels of our country’s ever-changing, increasingly complex healthcare system. ...
The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management.
Bridging the gap between health professional and health management
Providing, instilling & promoting continuous learning among health professionals
Current health professionals are required to respond to unique leadership demands. The Master of Health Management Program prepares healthcare professionals to meet the challenges of a career in healthcare management.
Upon completion of the MHM program, successful graduates will demonstrate expertise in the following core competencies:
Lifelong Learning Understanding, demonstrating and promoting the necessity for continuous learning among professionals.
Communication Skills Understanding and demonstrating effective communication styles and techniques and use of related technologies.
Conceptual Skills Identifying, synthesizing and analyzing information in a coherent and methodical way to advance problem-solving and the creation of new information.
Awareness of the Political and Health Care Environments Awareness and appreciation of the complexities and interrelationship between the political and healthcare environments.
Financial Management Demonstrate an understanding of financial data and related management techniques which support good financial management practices.
Research Awareness Awareness and demonstrated an understanding of the creation and use of research.
Leadership Awareness and demonstration of skills which motivate others to excel within an ethical and supportive environment.
Organizational Behaviour and Human Resources Management Demonstrate an understanding of how organizations function and human resources play a key role within organizations.
Full-time Program at a Glance