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312.869.01 HEALTHCARE CONSULTING PRACTICUM

Term: 4th term
Credits: 1 credits
Contact: Jamila Savage
Academic Year: 2013 - 2014
Course Instructor:
  • William Ward
Description:

Students are required to meet with the client (hospital sponsor of the consulting project) to develop an understanding of the project requirements. Prior to beginning the consulting engagement students will a) devise a plan for carrying out the consultancy, b) prepare a scope letter describing the project, the scope of work, deliverables, timeline and fee arrangement.

Learning Objective(s):
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
Prepare a scope letter describing the project, the scope of work, deliverables, timeline and fee arrangement
Analyze a current operating challenge and make appropriate recommendations
Work effectively in a team to produce a professional presentation
Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills

Methods of Assessment: Team presentation to client (50%) Submission of written deliverables (50%)
Location: East Baltimore
Enrollment Minimum: 10
Enrollment Maximum: 25
Enrollment Restriction: 1st year MHA students only
Instructor Consent: Consent required for all students

restricted to 1st year MHA students only

For consent, contact: jsavage@jhsph.edu
Auditors Allowed: No
Grading Restriction: Pass/Fail