Public health needs are increasing and changing rapidly. This calls for professionals placed into healthcare system (authority or regulatory offices of Central and State Govt.) with mind-set and skills to:
This kind of work force needs to have strict but professionals training, know-how of the policies and regulatory laws and a will to work for public health and benefit.
Hospital management is all about managerial skills. Hospital management professionals need to know and learn about varied levels and types of management starting from:
Candidates with organisational skills and inclination for managerial activities are polished through training courses about vast world of hospital management.
While interest in the field comes as an integral part of the aspiring candidate’s nature, rest of the skills and knowledge can be built upon by an effectively designed course in public health. The multidisciplinary team at IGMPI has targeted to add to the pool of efficient public health professionals they ought to achieve it through this e-learning Post Graduate Diploma Course in Public Health and Hospital Management.
IGMPI course promise to polish the skills of its candidates and make them job ready! The candidates are taught the techniques, given practical knowledge and accustomed to the varied on-field situations that might arise during their careers. All this is made possible with help of:
Module 1: Public Health: Scientific, Political and Economic Aspects
Module 2: Policies and Programmes for Public Health
Module 3: Epidemiology: Principles, Methods and Limitations
Module 4: Role of Statistics and Data
Module 5: Public Health Issues, Biomedical basis and Medical Care Systems
Module 6: Hospital Organisation
Module 7: Financial and HR Management
Module 8: Material and Waste Management
Module 9: Customer Management
Module 10: Managing Medical Records
Module 11: Operations, Audits and Administration
Module 12: Introduction to Clinical Research Industry and Basics of Clinical Trials
Module 13: Introduction to Pharmacology and Pharmacovigilance
Module 14: Industry Based Case Studies
Candidates with Graduate/Post Graduate Degree/Diploma in Pharmacy, Healthcare, Medicine, Dentistry, Biology, Zoology, Chemistry, Microbiology or even Biochemistry are eligible to apply for this course.
The course will be completed over a period of one year which will include the tenure applicable for examinations as well as case studies completion.
The registration dates for this bi-annual programme run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. The Training sessions and webinars are scheduled preferably on weekends depending on the availability of visiting faculty.. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the course lectures, videos and study material easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.
A one-time fees (lump sum paid at beginning of the course) of Rs 21,000 /- (700 USD for oversees students) is mandatory. This covers for the course registration fees, tuition fees, course material fees etc. Apart from this, an examination fee of Rs 450/- (USD 20) per module needs to be paid later as per the examination notification of the Institute.10% of fee concession is applicable to applicants belonging to SC/ST, Physically Handicapped (PH), Ex-servicemen, Defence personnel & their progeny or those who belong to Economically Weaker Section (EWS)/ Below Poverty Line (BPL).
IGMPI follows a credit system based on all all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme. This programme is approved by Quality Council of India (QCI), Government of India.
All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the course, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the course. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health and Hospital Management . For all the above mentioned modules elaborate course material, self-assessment assignments and project work details would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. The robust placement cell comprises of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. We are engaged in promoting the employability of our participants by maintaining good rapport and relation with HR cell and recruiting managers of leading healthcare companies across the globe.
The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing, interview skills & conducting mock interviews etc.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical, healthcare and food giants like Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, Aurobindo Pharma, Glenmark Generics, Cipla, Wockhardt, Pfizer, Abbott, Medtronic, Foster Corporation, Ipca Laboratories, Calyx, Mother Dairy, Bliss GVS Pharma, Al Rawabi, Almarai, Green Pastures, Accenture, Wipro, Fortis Clinical Research, Quintiles, SeQuent, PepsiCo India, Mankind, Beryl Drugs, CFTRI, Ciron, Sun Pharmaceutical, Novartis, GlaxoSmithKline, Biocon, Apollo Hospitals, etc.
Public health and hospital management are two grossly employing sectors of the healthcare industry. Their need emphasises their importance well. Public health issues are a sensitive area of work while hospital management needs efficient managerial skills. For both the sectors employment opportunities are huge but the aspirants shall bear in mind the responsibility that comes with their role in the industry.
IGMPI offers professional and industry oriented training thus opening doors for entry into the industry. PG diploma in Public Health and Hospital management adds advantage for those already in the industry as a tag of professional training and those new to the industry feel comfortable with backing of apt and up-to-date information and training required to have sustained growth in the industry. Knowing all theoretical and practical facts about Public Health and Hospital management, candidates feel comfortable and confident when working in the industry. Obviously experience has no match and thus efforts are made to bring in experienced professionals to present projects, take lectures and thus add to the benefits reaped from the course. Same is true for the professionals who are already a part of the industry but are keen on making lateral movement in their company or industry or seek job change.
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
Placement testimonials: Our alumni are working with Fortune 500 and global Pharmaceutical, Food and healthcare giants like