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Quality Management in International Health

Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg Universitätsklinikum / Institut für Global Health
20.05.2024 - 31.05.2024  Im Neuenheimer Feld 365, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
Course Content
This course covers the general principles and frameworks for defining and promoting the quality of health systems and services including processes, models and tools for assuring and evaluating quality, using case studies from Germany and other countries. Included in the course is a two day training in an international quality management model. This course provides practical training for those who want to cut through the jargon and make a difference in managing quality.
Learning objectives, training objectives
• Global overview of QM activities
• Trends of quality promotion and evaluation tools in Europe and their transferability
• Evaluating health services’ quality
• Implementing QM
• Applying relevant theories and tools to an quality issue
Target Audience
Public health practitioners, medical doctors, nurses, policy makers, programme/project planners, managers, paramedical staff, social scientists, educators
English proficiency
Accreditation, Certification and Quality Assurance Institute
University of Heidelberg; tropEd
Local Organizer
Short Courses in International Health Programme
Registration deadline: none - first come, first serve; please keep in mind the time you need for travel and visa arrangements.

Enquiries and Registration:
Ms. Anne-Kathrin Fabricius
Development Cooperation - Special Topics and Health, Health Promotion, Health Systems, Public Health, Quality Management
Type of degree
Certificate of completion
Education form
Full Time
14 Days
Credit Points
4 ECTS - Points
EUR 1.500,00
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