Father Muller Allied Health sciences introduced the MHA programme in the year 1996. It is affiliated to Rajiv Gandhi University of Health sciences; Bangalore. This Course provides training to the graduates in administration of hospitals & health care sector, awarding the degree of Masters in Hospital administration once they complete the training. The students are trained to develop general managerial skills and also they are exposed to clinical areas of hospital. Apart from professionalism, the institute strongly emphasizes the strong cultural and religious values that Father Muller Medical College has always been known for.
Activities of the department:
The department conducts regular Guest lectures once a month. The guest speakers are arranged from different fields, so that students are exposed to a wide stream of new innovations in the health care administration. Journal club is organised regularly in a month and these sessions, are followed by discussions by staff and students enlightens the students regarding, related current topics in hospital administration. It helps students develop their presentation skills including communication, audibility, overcome stage fear and acquire immense knowledge in their presentation topics.
As part of practical training, the students are posted to various departments of the hospital in order to get accustomed to the basic functioning of the departments in the hospitals both clinical and non-clinical. Visits to various hospitals both in government and corporate sector are organized regularly, provide the students with first hand exposure to various models of hospital functioning. This is an opportunity to understand the differences and advancement that healthcare sector is adopting day by day. The department has also introduced a very unique training experience called Trainee administrator postings to nurture the administrative skills and abilities of students. Students are given particular departments for two months where they are directly under the In-charge and work as an Assistant Administrator to the department. This enables the student to involve in the activities of the department actively and is challenging to make valuable suggestions to improve that department. The Internship training program is arranged for duration of one month after the third semester in other hospitals as per the choice of the student anywhere in the country. This program helps the students to go beyond the umbrella of their mother institution and face and handle various issues of the hospital administration.
The Department of Hospital Administration conducts a National Conference periodically titled “HORIZON” and workshop titled “TRENDS”. The students are expected to arrange the whole event with the help and guidance by staff covering backstage preparation, speaker arrangement, planning up to execution. They get an opportunity to interact with eminent speakers and learn from their knowledge and experience.
|In-house Administrative training facility|
|Journal Club & Research Club Presentations.|
|Conduct of Conferences & Workshops|
|Guest lectures from prominent speakers|
|Regular visit to other Hospitals & Training Institutions.|
|One month training / posting in other hospitals.|
|Well equipped Knowledge Centre with wide array of books & e-library.|
Dr. B Sanjeev Rai
DCH ; MD (Ped) FIAP, FICA, FAAP USA (Int) MBA (Hosp.Adm)
Master of Hospital AdministrationView Profile