Mr. Piyush Kumar - Institute of Health Management Research, Bangalore (IIHMR)

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Mr. Piyush Kumar

Mr Piyush Kumar

Associate Professor
DoJ: 15th October 2020


Piyush has more than 14 years of experience. After a long stint in the healthcare industry, he pursued his interest in academics. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at IIHMR, Bangalore. Prior to this, he has worked in Healthcare consulting for healthcare and life sciences practice for South Asia, Middle East and Africa region with a global consulting firm, advising clients in strategic growth, merger & acquisitions, business process consulting, operations & management, strategic expansion in various areas of healthcare delivery and hospitals. Piyush worked with some of large healthcare groups in India at various strategic roles managing hospital purchase, operations excellence, hospital planning, growth strategy, setting up new team and facilities along with planning, commissioning and managing the medical services of Buddh International Circuit India’s only formula one racing track.


  • Strategic consulting
  • Digital Health
  • Training and Development
  • Course handledEssentials of Computers & Information Technology, Fundamentals of Healthcare Industry, Strategic Management, Hospital Planning, Healthcare 4.0 and Digital Transformation, Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Material and Equipment Management/ Logistics and Supply Chain Management and Financial Management & Accounting
    Pedagogical Innovation• Case Studies
    • Teachback sessions
    • Assigning companies/ start-up ideas to groups for researching and developing entire strategic plan followed with presentations
    • Research, analysis and brainstorming on financial statements of industry players
    • Hands-on training on developing Profit and Loss statement
    • Assignment on department wise planning on all aspects
    • Case studies on various hospitals and practical exposure to construction site
    Assessment Innovation• Role plays and group discussion
    • Assessment Presentations
    • Assignments on industry financial benchmarks and indicators
    • Assignment on structuring raw financial data into meaningful statement and analysis
    • Project based assessment
    Digital Innovation• Conceptual Videos
    • Training on MS Excel
    • Relevant video on selected topics

  • Udayai, K. & Kumar, P. (2012). Implementing Six Sigma to improve Hospital Discharge Process. Int J Pharm Sci Res, 3(11), 4528-4532.
  • Udayai, K., & Kumar, P. (2013). Innovation in Healthcare Marketing Strategies in India. Innovative Journal of Business and Management, 2(1), 22-25.
GRADUATIONBSc2005H.N.B University
CERTIFICATIONSAnnual refresher program in Teaching (Management)2020Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD)

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