Health information Technology Management - Institute of Health Management Research, Bangalore (IIHMR)

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Health information Technology Management

PGDM in Health Information Technology Management is a two-year full-time AICTE approved program designed by Healthcare and IT Industry experts to prepare students to work in Healthcare IT companies. In the first year, students would study the basics of healthcare and management. In the second year, students would get specialized in Health Information Technology Management stream and learn the management aspects concerned with Healthcare IT.
PGDM in Health Information Technology Management is a specialized course meant for imparting technical and management skills; to work, manage and lead in the Health IT sector. IIHMR Bangalore’s PGDM in Health Information Technology Management aims to prepare students to efficiently work in EHR, EMR, Healthcare Analytics, Healthcare Consulting, Implementation, Support, Business Analysis, HMIS (Hospital Management Information Systems), Hospital IT departments, Automation and various requirements in Health IT sector. The course also covers two months of intensive summer training and 4 months of dissertation (internship) before campus placements; which can help students practically understand and gather knowledge on adequate Healthcare IT practices to make job-ready.
Students after completion of this course can look at lucrative career options and campus placements in Digital Health Records, Hospital Management Software Implementation, Analysis, Business Analyst, Technology Analyst, Healthcare Consulting, Project Management, Tech support, Hospital IT departments, etc.
Some of our Alumni work with Allscripts, Deloitte, Dell International Life Sciences, Cerner, ICT Health, Sapphire IMS, Health o 5, Infinity Research, Teleradiology solutions, Napier Healthcare, Primera, Practo, etc to name a few after doing this course.

The course curriculum is designed in such a way to learn from classroom education from our faculties and also to gain practical knowledge and industry expose with summer training, internships, field visits and guest lectures from Industry expert faculty.

Here are some of the modules which you will be studying in the first year.

  • Health and Development
  • Principles of Management
  • Health Policy & Healthcare Delivery System
  • Essentials of Hospital Services
  • Essentials of Biostatistics
  • Essentials of Epidemiology
  • Essentials of Demography and Population Sciences
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Marketing Management
  • Human Resource Management
  • Essentials of Health Economics
  • Financial Accounting & Financial Management
  • Communication Planning & Management
  • Research Methodology & Community Studies

Here are some of the modules which you will be studying in PGDM – Health Information Technology Management in the second year.

  • Applied Health Informatics
  • HMIS & Clinical Health Information System
  • Introduction to Healthcare Software Engineering, System Analysis & Design Programming
  • Basics & Introduction to DBMS & ORDBMS
  • Basics of Data mining & Data warehousing
  • Regulatory Aspects and IT security
  • Operations Research & Operations Management
  • Quality Management in Health care
  • Healthcare IT Standards and Health Information Exchange
  • EHR, EMR Digital Imaging, Telemedicine & Technological Innovations in Healthcare
  • Data Management and Analysis
  • Strategic Management
  • Legal Framework in Healthcare
  • Disaster Management

Since IIHMR Bangalore is an autonomous Institution approved by AICTE, Ministry of HRD, GoI; we keep upgrading our curriculum as and when required as per the expectation of the Industry. Hence, the curriculum followed by IIHMR Bangalore is very much Industry-relevant and need of the hour for people who are willing to shape their career in the Healthcare IT sector.

The course will include two months of summer training towards the end of the first year, and also 4 months of internship (dissertation work) towards the end of the second year.

Note: The curriculum may be subjected to undergo changes as per the suggestions of AAC (Academic Advisory Council).

Graduates from any background are eligible to apply for this course. Candidates applying for this programme should have secured a minimum of 50% aggregate marks in their graduation. Candidates applying for this programme should have passed any one of national-level management aptitude entrance exam such as CAT, MAT, CMAT, XAT, ATMA, GMAT, KMAT, etc.

Shortlisted applicants will be called for GD / PI (Group Discussion / Personal Interview) in the month of March & April.

Total Course Fee: 7,25,000

1st Instalment – 1,25,000  – To be paid within 10 days of declaration of admission
2nd Instalment -1,15,000 –  To be paid within 20 days of admission
3rd Instalment – 1,40,000 – By 5th Dec 2020
4th Instalment – 1,45,000 – By 1st March 2021
5th Instalment – 2,00,000 – By 5th July 2021

Any student, who has more than 70% aggregate marks, would get a scholarship of 50% tuition fee of  First year of PGDM.

(Note: The Scholarship would be given as a fee discount in the 3rd Installment Course fee).

(a) Who has more than 60% aggregate marks in MBBS, would get a scholarship of 50% tuition fee of First year of PGDM.

(b) Who has more than 50% and less than 60% aggregate marks in MBBS, would get a scholarship of 20% tuition fee of  First year of PGDM.

(Note: The Scholarship would be given as a fee discount in the 3rd Installment Course fee).

(a) Who has more than 70% aggregate marks in BDS, would get a scholarship of 50% tuition fee of  First year of PGDM.

(b) Who has more than 65% and less than 70% aggregate marks in BDS, would get a scholarship of 20% tuition fee of  first year of PGDM.

(Note: The Scholarship would be given as a fee discount in the 3rd Installment Course fee).

The course is approved by AICTE and accredited by NBA, NABET, and AIU. Hence, all major banks will be willing to provide educational loan for this course. The Institute will support and facilitate the student with the bank loan-related documents required from the Institute. Students can obtain bank loan documents from our Accounts Department after paying the first Installment fee.

Last date for request for application forms:May 29, 2020

Last date for submission of application forms: May 31, 2020

Dates for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interviews:  14th March 2020, 11th April 2020, 09th May 2020

Last date for closing of admission:June 30, 2020

Starting of the Academic session:  July 1, 2020

IIHMR provides separate hostel facility for both boys and girls. The hostel rooms will be provided on a twin-sharing basis (2 persons in one room). The hostel will have standard facilities such as UPS (Power Backup), Security, Cot, Bed, Table, Chair, etc. Housekeeping services are available every day. Food will be provided as per the menu decided by the Hostel Committee. The fee would be approximately 10,000 per month payable as a package on an academic year basis (Refer Brochure for complete details).

For Admission Enquiries please contact:

Mrs Joyce Jaison on 9663866011 or Dr Allen P Ugargol, Dean – Academics on 080 6113 3800.

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