BACHELOR DEGREE IN HEALTH MANAGEMENT
The Bachelor of Health Management (BHM) degree program is an undergraduate degree program offered at KIC. The program aims to prepare knowledgeable staff of health managers that are able to provide services in the health management sector in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the region and globally.
Educate future health services professionals in the primary administrative, analytic, behavioral and social/cultural competencies necessary to work effectively in diverse and dynamic health services and community-based organization.
Merge knowledge from different sciences and disciplines such as humanities, and managementtheory as a basis forproblem-solving and decision-making in health care. Hence, graduates are able to demonstrate a willingness to work cohesively and communicate interpersonally with members of the interdisciplinary health care team.
Allow students with associate’s degrees from diverse backgrounds such as health management, nursing, and paramedical technicians to obtain an advanced degree. Students completing the Associate degree with a suitable GPA score will be able to transfer to the bachelor degree program but they will need to complete an additional bridging course.
The rationale of this program is to produce a qualified workforce for hospitals, clinics, health departments, medical insurance companies and managed care companies. Graduates of this program are able to pursue and secure most management, supervisory, and executive positions in health care, business, or health care management.
The combination of management skills, information technology awareness, and clinical knowledge enables the graduate to rapidly get involved in the working environment. In addition, they will be able to move up to a leadership position, i.e. department manager or supervisor.
Healthcare Quality Improvement
Management of Medical Clinics
Health Care Management
Healthcare Policy Making
Medical Center Supervision