Executive Diploma in Healthcare Management Inaugurated by Dr. Edwin Joe, Director of Medical Education

Executive Diploma in Healthcare Management Inaugurated by Dr. Edwin Joe, Director of Medical Education

Executive Diploma in Healthcare Management Inaugurated by Dr. Edwin Joe, Director of Medical Education

 Chennai, 15th June 2019: Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA), one of India’s premier management institutions and Christian Medical College (CMC) Vellore today launched their Executive Diploma in Healthcare ManagementProgramme. The programme was inaugurated by Dr. Edwin Joe, Director of Medical Education, Govt. of Tamil Nadu in the presence of Fr. Victor Roch, Dean Administration, LIBA, Dr. M.JXavier, Chairperson of LIBA Management Development Centre and Dr. Samuel N J David, Head of Department, Hospital Management Stud ies & Staff Training & Development, CMC Vellore amongst faculty members and students of LIBA.

Commenting on this occasion, Dr. Edwin Joe said “Previously, the healthcare system was predominantly doctor oriented.  But now the scenario has changed with management playing a significant role in healthcare. Improved patient care can be achieved through successful management of hospital operations and services.  This course aims to provide management skills that can be applied on a day to day basis in their organizations which will in turn enable them to be successful healthcare administrators.”

Dr. M.J Xavier

mentioned “This joint certification programme is designed to equip professionals in the healthcare industry to take successful management decisions. The 1 year course caters to healthcare professionals with work exper ience of 3 to 4 years. Topics such as public health, patient safety, medical ethics etc. will be taught by CMC Vell ore faculty while business management topics will be covered by LIBA faculty.”

 

Dr. David Samuel

further addressed the students saying“In this day and age, core competency and team work aids one in suc cee d ing in their profession. This course launched today is aimed and designed to bridge the gap between clinical and business world and create leaders in the healthcare industry”.

About LIBA:

Loyola Institute of Business Administration (LIBA) is a premier B-school, established in 1979 in Chennai. It en de avours to contribute to the sustained development and inclusive growth of the nation, by preparing ma nagers imbued with a spirit of innovation and entrepreneurship. LIBA stands for excellence and ethics. The Institution works with an undeterred zeal to offer its students the best of the education, experience and thereby conducts several activities related to learning for their overall growth and development.Loyola Inclusive Innovation Im pact Centre (L3iC), the start-up eco-system at Loyola Campus, is co-located at Prof.C.K.Prahalad Centre for Em erging India at LIBA.