Professional Master in eHealth Management

Rome Business School's Professional Master in eHealth Management provides training aimed at producing high-level professional figures and managerial profiles able to catch the chances offered by the eHealth and Telemedicine sector and to constantly move towards progress and efficiency.

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Formula: Part time - Online

Language: English

Enrollment: 89%

ONLINE: 3 Available seats

Scholarship up to 15%   

Overview

 

Under the patronage of SIT – the Italian Society of Telemedicine

 

The Master in eHealth Management Professional gives to professionals the opportunity to sharpen their skills and competencies to understand and manage the relatively recent area of the healthcare practice which is supported by electronic processes and communication strategies to care for patients. This program is suitable for fully employed professionals, managers, since the distance learning mode of study, gives the flexibility to schedule study patterns and tasks tailored to participants lifestyle. In addition, this master is available in online version, in order to offer quality learning wherever you want! We have more than 10 years in online learning education and we are member of Grupo Planeta, leader in providing programs in online mode, our “distance” courses offer all the contents of classroom learning, in order to use a complete and professionalizing experience.

For this Master, Rome Business School has a maximum of 25 available seats for each class.

Why choose a Master in eHealth Management Professional

  • International Bootcamp in Barcelona or Rome

Rome Business School offers you the chance to hone your competencies and enrich your knowledge of entrepreneurship, innovation, and other key topics in the business world by taking part in our International Programs in Rome or Barcelona, where you can also expand your professional network. This residential program comes at an additional cost.

  • Soft Skills Programme

The foundations of a solid and successful career are, without a doubt, the much requested and celebrated Soft Skills, competencies that find practical uses in every working environment and business area. Our Soft Skills program will provide you with a thorough and detailed knowledge and familiarity with these personal soft skills, facilitating their personal and professional growth.

In this specific program,

You will specialize in 5 Soft Skills Courses for Skills Upgrade (Certificate will be provided upon completion of the program):

  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Public Speaking for Business
  • Time, Stress & Self Management
  • Cross Cultural Communication
  • Conflict, Problem Solving & Negotiations
  • Networking and Partners

Rome Business School has solid partnerships in place with several globally renowned leading companies. To ensure our students can build a strong professional network, we constantly organize meetings, visits, events and guest lectures with representatives from elite business ecosystems, encouraging interaction between leading professionals and the students, and facilitating the learning process.

What can I do with a Master in eHealth Management Professional

Some of the companies involved:

  • Career Path

Our skilled and professional Career Services Team provides our attendants with a personalized Career Path specifically designed to shape his or her own professional profile in order to become a competitive figure in nowadays’ job market. Workshops focusing on the hottest topic of job seeking and career networking, individual career counseling meetings, our exclusive event ‘Rome Business School Talent Focus’ and more invaluable benefits are at your disposal to ensure the best start or a great boost in your career!

 

Structure

The Professional format of Rome Business School’s Master in e-Health Management is structured to provide participants with a thorough preparation for the eHealth sector and crucial aspects of other related fields, starting with a wide overview of the essentationals of e health management and then proceeding to analyse all the specific subjects and aspects of eHealth and also of telemedicine, as well as providing an in-depth insight into innovative and responsible leadership, its new trends and best practices, as well as how they can be effectively applied to the eHealth Industry.

 

Contents

  • Focusing and Specializing 

Develop the competencies required to address and enhance new needs in different areas of the organization. Identify and develop effective managerial strategies for eHealth industry companies.

In this first didactic module, you will have the opportunity to specialize in:

  • Essentials of e Health
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Telemedicine and latest Technology
  • e-Health Economics and Legal & Ethical aspects of telemedicine
  • Being and Innovative and Responsible Leader

Learn about new trends & innovation in the eHealth industry, with a focus on Health Informatics and Robotic Vision.

In particular, you will be prepared on following topics of Entrepreneurship, New trends & Innovation in the e-Health Industry:

  • Designing of e-Health projects
  • Multiparametar Telemonitoring
  • Entrepreneurial Venture
  • Innovation in the Public Sector
  • Health Informatics – Robotic Vision
  • Capstone Project

Teamwork project with a scope to develop a Management Report that solves a business problem or work on an opportunity in the area of e Health Management of an existing or fictitious hospitals/institutions in the Digital health care OR to work on a business challenge proposed by the participants to resolve a problem in the companies where participants work. All teams are guided from the very initial phase of the project by the Program Director. At the end of the capstone project, teams are required to prepare a written report and a verbal presentation which teams present in front of the Academic Committee.

After the completion of the capstone project, students should be able to:

  • Think critically
  • Implement creative solutions and solve managerial problems
  • Apply and connect theory with practice
  • Communicate and present business reports/ideas more effectively
  • Carry out business research and business analysis
  • Demonstrate collaborative leadership skills
  • Work effectively in teams
  • Communicate cross culturally and make compromises for a common goal
  • Set goals and implement projects effectively

Methodology

The Master will be taught through interactive frontal lectures, case study analysis, in-class exercises, discussions, roleplays, teamwork exercises, video discussions, business analysis and student presentation sessions.

Case studies will be utilized to engender discussion and illustrate real business and communication issues. Students will be encouraged to read widely and engage in discussion and debate. The didactic methodology is based on action learning, through which teachers implement a learner-centered approach, engage students and provide activities which allow students to apply the acquired knowledge. All teachers use active learning methods in class, which are also suitable for interactively engaging distance learning students.

Faculty

Rome Business School’s Master in eHealth Management Professional is given by highly selected international university professors, entrepreneurs, consultants, industry experts, trainers and business managers, drawn from a variety of operational and professional fields, from advertising to sales, from entrepreneurship to digital marketing.  The teaching approach is aimed at the acquisition of know-how, in order to transfer truly useful competencies for the attendees’ professional development.

  • PROGRAM DIRECTOR

 

Stefano Giordano – An electronic engineer who has worked in the eHealth industry for 15 years. Leader of working groups through major projects involving both the introduction of eHealth into new areas and the subsequent reorganization and the design and development of technological solutions.  He is also an experienced strategic guidance advisor providing input into decisions made regarding the future development of eHealth in some regions of Italy.

 

  • Professors

James Barlow– held a Chair in Technology and Innovation Management at Imperial College Business School since January 2003. Previous appointments include the SPRU (Science Policy Research Unit), University of Sussex), the Policy Studies Institute, and the University of Westminster. He received his BA and PhD from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Prior to 2000 he was largely working on innovation in housing provision and other housing policy issues, including construction and supply chain innovation.
His latest book is Managing Innovation in Healthcare, published in January 2017 by World Scientific. For further information please visit www.james-barlow.com or www.imperial.ac.uk/business-school/people. James was a founder and co-director of Imperial College Business School’s Innovation Studies Centre and during 2006–2013 was Principal Investigator and director of HaCIRIC, the world’s largest research programme on innovation in healthcare infrastructure. He has been a member of many expert panels on healthcare innovation, both in the UK and internationally, and has worked with a wide range of companies from the medical technology, pharmaceutical, ICT and construction sectors.

Simona Pichini – Pharmacotoxicologist. Head of Analitycal Pharmacotoxicology Unit at National Centre on Addiction and doping – National Institute of Health. Coordinator of National Early Warning System on New Psychoactive Substances. Member of National Ethical Committee on Clinical trials and independent investigations. Principal fields of investigations:Pharmacokinetics and toxicokinetics of drugs of abuse and doping agents in conventional and non conventional biological matrices and clinical outcomes; maternal and neonatal biomarkers of prenatal exposure to drugs of abuse and alcohol. Author of more than 270 peer-reviewed scientific publications and books chapters.

Loredana Luzzi – Graduated in Law, qualified to practice as a job consultant and civil mediator. Top executive of public administration (local authorities). 2000 to 2006 – Manager, chief of Plan and Program Structure Healthcare Directorate Regione Lombardia. 2006 to 2007 – Administrative Director, ASL Lodi. 2008 to 2015 – Administrative Director, Garbagnate Milanese Hospital. 2016 to 30 Nov 2017  – Social and Health Care Director, ASST Great Milan Hospital GOM Niguarda, Milano. Long experience in the healthcare sector, member of ministerial and regional working groups, increasingly in the healthcare sector.Co-author of newspaper articles concerning organization, ICT and human resources planning in the healthcare sector. She was involved in the development of the ECM program – CPD (continuing medical education and continuing professional development) in the health sector and in the implementation of the Lombardy Cancer Network. Member of prioritizations’ group in the Health Technology Assessment Plan – HTA – of the Lombardy Region. Member of National Committee for Telemedicine.

Career Services

Rome Business School supports its students even beyond the academic environment, providing them with guidance and assistance in developing a strong professional profile that reflects the most sought competencies in the current job market.

Rome Business School supports its students even beyond the academic environment, providing them with guidance and assistance in developing a strong professional profile that reflects the most sought competencies in the current job market.

Thanks to the commitment of our students and the continuous work of our assistance service, we have achieved important results in terms of employment and achievement of the aspirations of the individual participants in our courses.

In particular, according to the most recent statistics:

38% of our students have pursued an international career;
43% of our students have obtained a job position in large multinational companies;
37% of our students are currently successful managers;
72% of our students benefited from a salary increase at the end of the course of study (in the case of the Master Part Time, a growth in the pay packet of 27% was noted);
68% of our students have increased their job responsibilities at the end of the master;
92% of our students received new job offers upon completing their studies.

Bootcamp around the world

Hone your entrepreneurial skills and test them with the ultimate challenge: Rome Business School’s exclusive Bootcamp in Barcelona, organized in partnership with EAE Business School, a beautiful city at the forefront of innovation and among the most productive start-up ecosystems, and, for online students, Bootcamp for International Business Leaders in Rome is included in the registration price: just think about the flight and accommodation, we’ll take care of the rest!

Join an advanced program designed to put you face to face with realistic business scenarios to solve and provide you with a practical way of learning and skills development. All with the professional support of a tutor from top-class working companies!

Scholarships and Tuition

The tuition fee for this Master is 3.900 euros (VAT included). It can be paid:

  • in 4 instalments without interests
  • in a single solution (this option grants the student a 10% discount on the overall amount of the tuition fee)

According to the individual profile, experience, and proved motivation, the candidate can be awarded a scholarship covering part of the overall tuition fee (up to 15%). Indeed, Rome Business School offers the opportunity to the most deserving candidates to benefit from 5 different types of scholarships. These partial economic coverages can consist of 6 months of interest-free financing. Below, a list of the available grants:

1-Academic Excellence Scholarship: it is awarded to candidates who have displayed extraordinary performance in their most recent academic career, whether graduate or undergraduate.

2-Lifelong Learning Scholarship: it is reserved to applicants who demonstrate an ongoing, self-motivated pursuit of knowledge and skill development.

3-Executive Women Grant: Rome Business School strives to increase the promote the ratio of women in executive positions and increase gender equality in the workplace. Indeed, this grant aims to enhance our students’ ability to realize their executive potential, leadership capacity and professional aspirations.

4-Entrepreneurial Grant: our aim is to feed the entrepreneurial spirit of our students with great business ideas using this grant, awarded to directors of SMEs, self-employed professionals and people with their own business project.

5-Better Managers for a Better World: it was meant for those candidates that demonstrate clear, future oriented motivation aimed and at improving the economy, society and the world around them.

The competition for scholarships increases as the start date approaches and funds are limited, so it is advisable to make the request as soon as possible.

To apply for a scholarship, it is necessary to send a motivational letter of no more than 300 words together with the CV and the documentation when submitting the application for admission to the Masters. The eligibility for a possible scholarship will be decided by Rome Business School’s academic committee during the evaluation of the candidate’s application.

To write a motivational letter for a scholarship, the applicant must indicate:

  • What distinguishes the applicant from the other candidates;
  • Professional goals and ambitions.

Admission process

Rome Business School works hard to maintain the highest standard of quality in the programs we offer. That’s why, in order to ensure the eligibility of the candidates, all applicants must undergo and successfully pass a selection process structured as follows:

The admission process is aimed to verify the candidate’s eligibility to attend the Master. The candidate’s academic history, previous experiences in the topics covered in the Master and motivation will be matters of the evaluation. Once it’s sent, the application will be evaluated by the Rome Business School’s academic committee. In order to ensure the application’s suitability, it is important to deliver all of the required documentation.

Degree

 

 

 

Students who successfully complete the program will receive a double certification: Rome Business School’s diploma and an official certification by Universidad Internacional de Valencia (VIU), which provides 60 internationally recognized credits (60 ECTS).

Job Opportunity with a Master in eHealth Management Professional

If you are looking for top-quality advanced training in a particular business area, countless opportunities for skills development and testing yourself, ways to expand your professional network and make contact with elite professionals working in several business fields, we have exactly the program for you. From there, it’s all up to you! Your determination and willingness to learn and experience new ways of thinking are all you need to make the most of one of our programs and start making your way along the path towards success in your career.

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