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Postgraduate Certificate Online

The Mechanics of Health Economics

Middlesex University

5 months
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1799 GBP/full
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About

The Mechanics of Health Economics course at Middlesex University teaches you how public sector resources are allocated and how to evaluate demographic, illness and medical data.

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Overview

What you’ll learn in The Mechanics of Health Economics course at Middlesex University

  • The structure and operation of the international pharmaceutical industry and evaluate how they interact with each other 
  • The role of budgeting and financial management within public and private sector healthcare and how to construct, manage and assess healthcare budgets 
  • Investment processes within health and how to audit, build and use Excel models for health investment decision-making 
  • How to understand the complexities of contracts and legal issues within the health industry 
  • How to apply risk analysis and evaluation techniques for health investment and risk management

Programme Structure

Modules include:

  • Demography, illness and medicine
  • Public sector health provision and investment: personnel, facilities and management
  • The pharmaceutical industry, r&d and the future
  • Private and quasi-private sector health arrangements: payment structures, services and institutions
  • Measuring healthcare costs, budgets and performance
  • Healthcare capital investment and management decision-making
  • Contracting out and Public-Private Partenerships (PPP) in healthcare
  • Financial structures in healthcare investment and operation
  • Contracts for healthcare projects: construction, finance, service provision and operation
  • Risks and risk mitigation techniques in healthcare investment and management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 5 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1799 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1799 GBP for the full programme during 5 months.
  • National

    1799 GBP/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1799 GBP for the full programme during 5 months.

Funding

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