Sadia uses her MBA to advance her career in health care.

“The MBA HCL speaks directly to me and what I want to do after I graduate.”
Sadia Murray, USB MBA HCL student

TAILOR YOUR MBA TO YOUR CAREER AND INDUSTRY

You’re a health care professional making a positive impact in your industry. USB’s MBA stream with specialist modules in Health Care Leadership is designed to allow you to continue on your career journey while gaining high-end skills and expertise tailored to your industry. The modules and electives of the stream are offered during the second year of your enrolment in the Blended Learning format of your MBA.

WHAT WILL YOU GAIN?

  • An understanding of all the functional areas of management within your industry
  • The skills to lead positive change in the health care environment
  • The knowledge to take on the challenges of finance and funding in health care through modules designed for South African and African contexts
  • Deeper insights into the principles of clinical governance, health care reform programmes such as National Health Insurance, the policy landscape and health systems for value-based care.

WHAT STANDS OUT?

WHY SHOULD YOU ENROL?

  • You are a clinician or a general practitioner who wants to take on managerial and leadership roles in the health care industry, group practices or government
  • You are a manager or professional in a private- or public-sector health care delivery system or institution, in a pharmaceutical or health technology business, or in a regulatory, oversight or other relevant organisation (SAMA, HPCSA, HASA, SAIHCM)
  • You are a senior nurse in a public or private hospital who leads a large team with high-impact responsibilities
  • You are a health insurance specialist, medical aid specialist, underwriter or claims processing team leader

Wherever you’d like to go in the health care industry, USB’s MBA stream in Health Care Leadership will help you get there.

Keep learning. Keep striving. Keep discovering.

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