Master in E-Health Management

Rome Business School

Program Description

Master in E-Health Management

Rome Business School

Under the patronage of SIT – the Italian Society of Telemedicine - The Rome Business School’s Master’s Degree Course in e-Health Management has been designed to supply training on organizational processes and technologies aimed at the proper introduction and management of ICT solutions and Telemedicine in Health Systems.

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E-Health is the combined use of information technology and electronic communication, especially the internet, in the health sector, for clinical, educational and administrative purposes; both on-site and at distance (in which case it is called Telemedicine).

E-Health is not only a technical development, but also represents a way of thinking, a commitment, an organizational approach to improve health care locally or regionally by using the new opportunities presented by Information and Communication Technology.

Training Objectives

On completion of the training course, attendees will:

  • understand e-Health and Telemedicine terminologies and their areas of application
  • be aware of the most widespread and innovative technology platforms and solutions available
  • possess the skills to evaluate and choose the best e-Health projects and solutions
  • be able to manage the organizational aspects stemming from the introduction of e-Health in an Institution, a Region, or a Country
  • be able to apply the knowledge of the best-in-class European e-Health projects to the domestic contexts
  • be e-Health evangelists.

Course Contents

  • Introduction, Terms and General Concepts
  • Health Technology Assessment
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • National Electronic Health Records
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • EMR for Primary Care
  • Clinical Decision Support Systems
  • UK WSD “The Largest Randomised Control Trial of Telehealth and Telecare in the World”
  • Better Health Through IT
  • Standards and Interoperability
  • Telemedicine: areas of use and technologies
  • Introducing e-Health in Hospital environments
  • Economics of e-Health
  • Healthcare reform: changing the healthcare models in Europe
  • ESA activities in Telemedicine: space technology for downstream eHealth applications
  • E-Health experiences in the Italian regions
  • E-Health in Hospitals
  • Telemedicine for local organizations
  • Telemedicine for developing Countries
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Designing of e-health projects
  • European Structural Funding for e-Health management

Fees

The participation fee for the Master’s Degree in E-Health Management is € 3.500,00. The course is structured in:

  • 20 two hour seminars and
  • a final project work.

Attendance formulas

This course may be attended in the following formulas:

  • on campus, at the Rome Business School Rome headquarters.
  • distance learning, through a cutting edge e-learning platform with live lectures and a great teacher-student interaction.
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated April 1, 2016
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This course is Campus or Online
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Start date
Oct. 2016
Duration
Duration
9 months
Full time
Price
Price
3,500 EUR
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Place
Italy Rome
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Duration 9 months
Price 3,500 EUR