Executive Healthcare Fellowship

Executive Healthcare Fellowship

Executive Fellowship in Healthcare Management

For the experienced healthcare professional who desires a condensed, yet broad and comprehensive overview of the business of healthcare, the Heider College of Business at Creighton University offers an Executive Fellowship in Healthcare Management. In just six months, participants will come away with valuable tools and insights necessary to succeed as a leader in healthcare while earning six graduate credit hours and 72 accredited CME hours.

The Ideal Fellowship Candidate

The Executive Fellowship in Healthcare Management is best suited for experienced physicians or other advanced clinicians, mid-career healthcare executives, or healthcare entrepreneurs who wish to expand their knowledge of the business of healthcare to advance their career, refresh their knowledge base with current information and industry trends, or manage a private practice or other healthcare business endeavor.

Manageable Schedule

This rich six month-long fellowship experience will be presented in a convenient, hybrid format of both in-person and online learning.  Participants will be grouped with a cohort of peers with whom they will forge new personal and professional networks to last beyond the completion of the program.

  • Twelve weeks of online learning modules
  • Three, three-day on campus residencies
  •  6 credit hours and 72 accredited CME hours

Expansive Curriculum Topics

During the on-campus learning experiences, Creighton’s distinguished faculty will present lectures on core topics for healthcare leaders listed below.  Participants will wrap up the program with a capstone project focused on an area of particular interest.

  • Executive Leadership                                        
  • Organizational Culture
  • Healthcare Strategy                                          
  • Change Management
  • Project Management                                        
  • Healthcare Operations
  • Quality and Performance Improvement             
  • Business Ethics
  • Conflict Management                                       
  • Finance, Accounting & Data Analytics
  • Business Negotiation                                        
  • Evidence-based Decision Making
  • Marketing                                                        
  • Patient Experience
  • Healthcare Technology & Innovation                 
  • Healthcare Policy & Law