Master of Health Services Management

Master of Health Services Management

In an ever-evolving health and social care system, there’s a growing need for managers with strong skills in organisational and change management. Build in-demand skills with the Master of Health Services Management from UTS Online. 

This course is designed to prepare new, aspiring and middle health service planners and managers to assume a leadership role in the strategic and operational management of a wide range of health services and facilities. This health course can be tailored to your career interests with the choice of a Quality and Safety major and sub-majors including Digital Health, Leadership or Planning. 

Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of online study and give your credentials a boost while maintaining other commitments. Plus, you’ll have access to, and be led by a dedicated and expert team of educators, who will share their extensive experience in the sector.

S0 if you want to drive change to create safer, higher value and more equitable services and systems, start by enquiring about the Master of Health Services Management today. 

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  • Qualification:
    Master's Degree
  • Study mode:
    Online
  • Payment options:
    FEE-HELP may be available
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    2 years part-time
  • Start date:
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  • Awarded by:
    UTS Online
  • Location:
    Online
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Course Rundown

In an ever-evolving health and social care system, there’s a growing need for managers with strong skills in organisational and change management. Build in-demand skills with the Master of Health Services Management from UTS Online. 

This course is designed to prepare new, aspiring and middle health service planners and managers to assume a leadership role in the strategic and operational management of a wide range of health services and facilities. This health course can be tailored to your career interests with the choice of a Quality and Safety major and sub-majors including Digital Health, Leadership or Planning. 

Enjoy the flexibility and convenience of online study and give your credentials a boost while maintaining other commitments. Plus, you’ll have access to, and be led by a dedicated and expert team of educators, who will share their extensive experience in the sector.

S0 if you want to drive change to create safer, higher value and more equitable services and systems, start by enquiring about the Master of Health Services Management today. 

Eligibility

To be eligible to study this course, applicants must meet the following entry requirements:

  • A recognised bachelor’s degree, or an equivalent or higher qualification in a relevant field; OR
  • Submitted other evidence of general and professional qualifications that demonstrates potential to pursue graduate studies.

In this health course, the subjects you may study include: 

  • Foundations of the Australian Healthcare System
  • Using Health Care Data for Decision Making
  • Organisational Management in Health Care
  • Managing Quality, Risk and Cost in Health Care
  • Policy, Power and Politics in Health Care
  • Fundamentals of Epidemiology

Quality and Safety (major)

  • Planning and Evaluating Health Services
  • Improving Safety and Quality in Healthcare
  • Systems and Service Innovation
  • Quality and Safety Improvement Methods

Digital Health (sub-major)

  • Contemporary Approaches to Digital Health
  • Fundamentals of Health Information Management
Leadership (sub-major)
  • Health Systems and Change
  • Leading Health and Social Care

Planning (sub-major)

  • Health Systems and Change
  • Planning and Evaluating Health Services

Technology is driving change. At UTS Online we use the latest learning technology to help you get ahead and stay ahead in a changing world, faster.

UTS is the top-ranked young university in Australia and ranked 11th globally*. Our 100% online postgraduate courses give you the opportunity to access our world-class education wherever you are.

Our courses are created by leading industry academics who partner with organisations operating at the edge of progress. The courses are delivered through an innovative and interactive online platform, designed by experts in online education who understand how to make lessons personal and engaging.

With UTS Online, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge you need for your immediate future as well as the capability to keep adapting as new technologies, new career environments and new social challenges change our world even more.

*QS Top 50 Under 50, 2020

You'll have the support you need to succeed with a dedicated Student Enrolment Advisor who will navigate and motivate you through to graduation day.

Where Will It Lead Me?

When you graduate, you'll receive a Master of Health Services Management from UTS Online.

This qualification is ideal for those who are wanting to advance to a leadership and management level and broaden their credentials within the public and private health sectors. 

Curious about where a career in health administration could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

The full fee for this course is $38,304. 

Eligible students can apply for the Australian government's FEE-HELP loan scheme to cover the costs of all or part of your fees.

FEE-HELPYou may be eligible to receive FEE-HELP for this course!

This course can be paid for through the FEE-HELP government loan scheme. If you are an Australian citizen or hold a permanent humanitarian visa, you may not need to pay upfront.

Instead, the Australian government will pay your course fees directly to the provider on your behalf. You'll begin repaying your loan through the tax system once you start earning more than the minimum threshold of $47,014 (2021-22 income year).

Find out more about government study loans here.

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