About this Specialization

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This Specialization will provide learners with the knowledge and skills to recognize key shifts in the industry and to have an agile perspective on how these shifts might impact their organizations. Learners will be exposed to the key drivers in the global healthcare industry today so they might apply what they have learned to help their organizations.
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Beginner Level

Approx. 4 months to complete

Suggested 3 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English
Learner Career Outcomes
50%
Started a new career after completing this specialization.

Shareable Certificate

Earn a Certificate upon completion

100% online courses

Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.

Flexible Schedule

Set and maintain flexible deadlines.

Beginner Level

Approx. 4 months to complete

Suggested 3 hours/week

English

Subtitles: English

There are 4 Courses in this Specialization

Course1

Course 1

Healthcare Consumerism and Implication for Care Delivery

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29 ratings
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Course2

Course 2

Future Healthcare Payment Models

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stars
14 ratings
5 reviews
Course3

Course 3

Evaluating the Quality of Healthcare Delivery

Course4

Course 4

Business Application of Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare

3.8
stars
30 ratings
5 reviews

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  • This course is completely online, so there’s no need to show up to a classroom in person. You can access your lectures, readings and assignments anytime and anywhere via the web or your mobile device.

  • Each course will take approximately 4 weeks to complete. There are 4 courses in the specialization.

  • No prerequisite knowledge is required to successfully complete this Specialization.

  • It is recommended that you take Healthcare Consumerism and Implication for Care Delivery first because it includes introductory material for the other 3 courses.

  • Not at this time.

  • Upon completing this Specialization you will be able to do the following to help your organization:

     Capture new value

     Recognize opportunities for healthcare innovation

     Mitigate risk

     Engage and serve unique patient populations

     Innovate to resist obsolescence

     Lead change

     Apply technologies or machine-learning to unearth key consumer engagements or operations

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