Healthcare Marketplace Specialization

Starts Dec 25

Healthcare Marketplace Specialization

Healthcare Marketplace Specialization

Launch your career in the healthcare marketplace. Master your understanding of the complex and wealthy industry of healthcare.

About This Specialization

The first course, Healthcare Marketplace Overview, covers all of the major sub-sectors of the healthcare industry including the physician, hospital, insurer and medical technology markets, including a historical perspective. The second course, Healthcare Delivery Providers, takes an in-depth look at the system of healthcare delivery and the transformations occurring to improve the health of populations and communities. The third course,Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Innovations, gives the learner an in-depth view of the intellectual property creation that is vital to creating breakthrough technologies. The fourth course, Medical Technology and Evaluation, explains how cost-effectiveness analysis is used in the healthcare market to put a monetary value on a life saved through a new innovation. The Capstone brings together key skills engendered from the four courses to create an original medical innovation valuation. The first course teaches the learner to size a population or market. The second course explores whether the healthcare delivery system and the clinicians will or will not find value from deploying a new innovation. The third course identifies the competitive landscape of medical technology innovations to compete or complement. The fourth course teaches how to put a monetary value on the improvement in health resulting from a new innovation. In this way, the suite of four courses supports the capstone experience.

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courses
5 courses

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projects
Projects

Designed to help you practice and apply the skills you learn.

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Certificates

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Courses
Beginner Specialization.
No prior experience required.
  1. COURSE 1

    Healthcare Marketplace

    Upcoming session: Dec 25
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 2 - 4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    In this course in the Healthcare Marketplace specialization you will identify, define, and describe potential business and public policy solutions to the challenges facing society’s growing demand for health services. Students will master a body of k
  2. COURSE 2

    Healthcare Delivery Providers

    Upcoming session: Dec 25
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 4-6 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    Welcome to the exciting world of Healthcare Delivery Providers! This second course in the Healthcare Marketplace Specialization will help you understand the various providers of healthcare across the U.S. delivery continuum. We will explore th
  3. COURSE 3

    Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Innovations

    Current session: Dec 18
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    This course in the Healthcare Marketplace specialization gives the learner an in-depth view of the intellectual property creation that is vital to creating breakthrough technologies. Included is an understanding of the strategy deployed for prici
  4. COURSE 4

    Medical Technology and Evaluation

    Upcoming session: Dec 25
    Commitment
    4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Course

    Innovations in medical technologies are one of the leading areas of economic growth in the world. Whether new technologies take the form of pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, information technology of some combination of these innovati
  5. COURSE 5

    Healthcare Marketplace Capstone

    Upcoming session: Jan 29
    Commitment
    5 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week
    Subtitles
    English

    About the Capstone Project

    In the Healthcare Marketplace specialization capstone course, key skills are engendered from the four prior courses to create an original medical innovation valuation. The first course in the specialization teaches the learner to size a population or

Creators

  • University of Minnesota

    The Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota has been a leader in health care market education and research with alumni in executive positions in global industry leaders including United Health Group, Mayo Clinic, Boston Scientific, Medtronic, Merck and McKesson.

    The University of Minnesota is among the largest public research universities in the country, offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the nation’s most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service organizations.

  • Bryana Mayer

    Bryana Mayer

    Lecturer
  • Dr. Rahul Koranne

    Dr. Rahul Koranne

    Faculty
  • Eric Barrette

    Eric Barrette

    Director of Research
  • Stephen T Parente

    Stephen T Parente

    Professor

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