Principles and instruments of business economics applied to the health sector

A.Y. 2019/2020
4
Max ECTS
32
Overall hours
SSD
SECS-P/07
Language
Italian
Learning objectives
L'insegnamento si propone di fornire agli studenti le nozioni di base per:
- comprendere gli equilibri economico-finanziari delle Aziende sanitarie e ospedaliere attraverso la conoscenza della struttura del bilancio e del sistema di reporting del controllo di gestione;
- comprendere la complessità della direzione ed organizzazione delle aziende sanitarie, alla luce delle sfide emergenti nel settore della salute italiano;
- conoscere le caratteristiche dei sistemi di gestione del personale nelle aziende sanitarie quale potenziale sbocco occupazionale;
- apprendere i fondamenti dell'attività manageriale quale componente futura del proprio contesto professionale.
Expected learning outcomes
At the end of the course, the student will be able to:
- manage a work team
- design, organize and manage health service delivery processes
Course syllabus and organization

Single session

Responsible
Course syllabus
- Challenges and "future" of the Italian health sector: implications for healthcare management and professionals
- Current changes for hospitals, health services and structures; career perspectives
- Organization, planning and control in hospitals and healthcare services
- Directing and managing people: a matter of method and tools
Prerequisites for admission
No prior knowledge required
Teaching methods
The teaching consist of frontal lessons and case study discussions, scheduled according to a timetable published on the ARIEL website of the course of study and cases.
Teaching Resources
Federico Lega, Economia e Management Sanitario, EGEA 2018, Milano
Assessment methods and Criteria
Expected learning outcomes are achieved through a written test, organised in specific examination sessions, as per the Regulation. The test consists of multiple choice or open-ended questions; the final evaluation is expressed on a scale of 30.
No intermediate or early exam sessions are available.
Teaching materials or notes are not allowed for consultation during the exam test.
The results are published on the ARIEL website of the course.
SECS-P/07 - BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION AND ACCOUNTING STUDIES - University credits: 4
Lessons: 32 hours
Professor: Lega Federico
Professor(s)
Reception:
Weekly - plese write to federico.lega@unimi.it
Department of Scienze Biomediche per la Salute - Via Pascal 36