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Approx. 12 hours to complete

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English

Subtitles: English

What you will learn

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    You will be able to participate in public discussion about health care governance systems.

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    Understand the importance of organizations in healthcare governance, and their key characteristics.

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    Understand the environment in which healthcare organisations operate.

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    Recognise the changing roles of healthcare professionals because of technological innovations.

Skills you will gain

Health governance and managementSocial Network AnalysisMulti-Level GovernanceE-HealthStreet-Level Bureaucracy

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Flexible deadlines

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Beginner Level

Approx. 12 hours to complete

Suggested: 4 weeks of study, max 4 hours per week...

English

Subtitles: English

Learners taking this Course are

  • Social Workers
  • Medical Doctors
  • Nurses
  • Account Managers
  • Consultants

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
1 hour to complete

Welcome to Population Health: Governance

1 video (Total 4 min), 7 readings
7 readings
Studying at Leiden University10m
About this course10m
Meet the instructors & the team10m
Complete our small survey5m
Community Guidelines & Academic Toolkit10m
Tips for studying online10m
Glossary10m
2 hours to complete

Healthcare shifts in Governance: Systems

5 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
5 videos
The Shift in healthcare governance: challenges in population-based care provision6m
Healthcare governance systems around the world: a WHO perspective7m
The Shift in healthcare policy making: from government to governance4m
The triangle: quality, equity, efficiency8m
1 reading
Readings & Resources10m
3 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goal5m
Reflect on learning goals10m
Test your knowledge30m
Week
2
2 hours to complete

Healthcare shifts in Governance: Organisations

5 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
5 videos
Performance measurement as a governance tool8m
Managing for performance10m
A theoretical lens on organisations8m
To conclude1m
1 reading
Readings & Resources10m
3 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goal5m
Reflect on learning goals10m
Test your knowledge30m
Week
3
3 hours to complete

Healthcare shifts in Governance: Networks

7 videos (Total 37 min), 1 reading, 6 quizzes
7 videos
Stakeholders and networks in healthcare organisations5m
Inter-organisational networks in healthcare governance5m
Managerial networking and stakeholder analysis9m
Social Network Analysis: the basics6m
Social Network Analysis: key measures6m
To conclude58s
1 reading
Readings & Resources10m
6 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goal5m
Alliances in healthcare organisations30m
Inter-organisational networks in healthcare governance30m
Social Network Analysis: the basics18m
Reflect on learning goals10m
Test your knowledge30m
Week
4
5 hours to complete

Healthcare shifts in Governance: Professionals

6 videos (Total 47 min), 2 readings, 6 quizzes
6 videos
Street-level bureaucracy - complex working conditions8m
Street-level bureaucracy - coping strategies6m
Healthcare and street-level bureaucracy interview with Jet Bussemaker22m
Technology in healthcare: changes for professionals7m
To conclude57s
2 readings
Readings & Resources10m
Post - course survey10m
6 practice exercises
Learning goals and personal goals5m
E-health and street level bureaucrats20m
Reflect on learning goals10m
Test your knowledge30m
Reflect on learning goals10m
Final Assessment2h
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Top reviews from Population Health: Governance

By HSJun 8th 2019

Great review of the general aspects of Health Governance principles

Instructors

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Jelmer Schalk

Assistant Professor
Faculty Governance and Global Affairs - Public Affairs
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Maarja Beerkens

Director of Education/Assistant Professor
Faculty Governance and Global Affairs - Public Affairs

About Universiteit Leiden

Leiden University is one of Europe's foremost research universities. This prominent position gives our graduates a leading edge in applying for academic posts and for functions outside academia. Leiden University is the oldest university in the Netherlands. It was founded in February 1575, as a gift from William of Orange to the citizens of Leiden after they had withstood a long siege by the Spanish. Our motto is: Praesidium Libertatis — Bastion of Liberty....

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