Healthcare Trends for Business Professionals Specialization
Navigate the New Business of Healthcare. Understand the interconnected nature of healthcare to make a positive impact for patients.
About this Specialization
Applied Learning Project
In each course you will have an opportunity to solve real-world problems facing the healthcare industry, for example:
In Course 1 you will suggest operational changes to improve the quality of care for consumers.
In Course 2 you will take on the role of a CEO to solve a real-world healthcare payment issue within the company.
In Course 3 you will investigate healthcare websites and compare hospital report cards to determine if they are meeting expectations.
In Course 4 you will take on the role of a consultant to present opportunities and benefits of integrating AI for a specific business.
No prior experience required.
No prior experience required.
How the Specialization Works
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Every Specialization includes a hands-on project. You'll need to successfully finish the project(s) to complete the Specialization and earn your certificate. If the Specialization includes a separate course for the hands-on project, you'll need to finish each of the other courses before you can start it.
Earn a Certificate
When you finish every course and complete the hands-on project, you'll earn a Certificate that you can share with prospective employers and your professional network.
Gary YoungProfessor, Director, Northeastern University Center for Health Policy and Healthcare Research
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university with a distinctive, experience-driven approach to education and discovery. The university is a leader in experiential learning, powered by the world’s most far-reaching cooperative education program. The spirit of collaboration guides a use-inspired research enterprise focused on solving global challenges in health, security, and sustainability.
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