Courses


SKY 501  Management and Organization in Healthcare

The course includes the theories and approaches to management of health institutions.


SKY 503  Financial Management and Accounting in Healthcare

The course includes the principles of accounting such as receivables, payables, debts, equipment’s, depreciation and other subjects of financial management


SKY 502  Health Economics

The course provides an economic approach to the analysis of health and medical care markets. Topics covered include the production of health, the production and consumption of medical care, the relationship between health and wealth, the health workforce and the training of health professionals, social insurance and the organization of health insurance markets


SKY 504  Marketing of Health Services

The increased competition in healthcare sector increases the importance of marketing activities in health sector. The course covers basic marketing functions and specific marketing issues in healthcare institutions.


SKY 597  Term Project


Elective Courses


SKY 505  Healthcare Law and Ethics

The course will be covered in two halves. In the first half, it will cover the content of law in healthcare management and in the second half it will cover the details about ethics in healthcare management.


SKY 506  Decision Making Methods in Healthcare

The course includes the courses like production systems for hospitals, functions of production, planning, stock control, product and service planning, decision making techniques and capacity planning.


SKY 507  Strategic Management in Healthcare

The course will cover enviroment analysis, managemetn functions, five force theory of Porter, BDG Matrix and case anlaysis.


SKY 551  Research Methods in Healthcare

The course content is designed in twofold. In the first part the theoretical background of statistical analysis will be discussed. In the second part of the semester, demographic distribution, public health and the analysis and grouping of thee data in the healthcare sector will be discussed with examples.


SKY 552  Current Issues in Healthcare

The content of the course will cover the recent and contemporary topics in management of health institutions. The course will include recent topics in healthcare sector such as communication in global environment, managing entrepreneurship in health and others.


SKY 553  Information Management in Healthcare

The course will cover subjects such as information systems in organizations, hospital information systems, application of automation systems in Turkey and other related subjects.


SKY 554  Health and Society: Epidemiology

Trough out the semester the course will cover subjects such as, the definition of health, the relation between health and society, the determinants health in society, the national and international arrangement made to protect and develop health in society.


SKY 555  Healthcare Tourism

Covers health tourism, medical tourism, thermal tourism, Spa and Wellness applications and elderly age and disability tourism. Health tourism course handles subjects about applications of tourism businesses that operate on this field for protecting health or travels for treatment


SKY 556  Organizational Behavior in Healtcare

The objective of this course to identify concepts of organizational behavior in hospital structure and to support with appropriate case studies.


SKY 557  Health Policies and Comparative Healthcare Systems

The objective of this course is examination and comparison of health systems in Turkey and in the world. Information about how and where these comparisons can be utilized will be given to the students.


SKY 558  Public Relations andCommunication in Healthcare

In this course, public relations will be discussed as a business function; communication as a means of its tool. The subject will be internalized as concepts, methods and tools in health sector.


SKY 559  Healthcare Insurance

The course will cover the subjects such as, Social security system and health care system an overall framework in terms of health insurance, social security system, health system, health services, features, health expenditure, health care financing, The history of health care and health insurance, health insurance, reasons for the emergence of it, Impact on Supply and Demand of Health Insurance and Social Security and Health Insurance in Turkey.


SKY 560  Logistics and Supply Chain Management in Healthcare

The course will cover subjects such as Health and scope of the definition of business logistics management, The concept of input and output of health services, Competition in health care, Deliveries in health facilities, purchasing, inspection, storage and Logistics management information system and components


SKY 561  Total Quality Management in Healthcare

The content of the course holds subjects such as, tools and techniques of TQM, management and planning tools, basic concepts of statistics, control charts for variables and sampling systems