Still making significant strides toward enhancing healthcare management and administration, the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital (LASUTH) has been granted accreditation to start an Advanced Diploma Certificate Course in Hospital Administration and Management. This accreditation not only reflects the hospital’s commitment to excellence in healthcare services but also speaks of its dedication to nurturing the next generation of healthcare administrators.
The Diploma Certificate Course in Hospital Administration and Management is designed to bridge the gap between clinical expertise and effective administrative leadership in the healthcare sector. It is designed to equip participants with the right knowledge and skills necessary to provide effective leadership in a global environment. This would include the development of conceptual skills in human resource management, healthcare financing, resource planning, hospital and healthcare management, research methodology and management of professional diversity in healthcare institutions.
This course is a one-year program, participants would be professionally tutored by an assemblage of seasoned serving and retired public servants as well as experts from private sectors. The program is open to a diverse range of individuals, including recent graduates seeking to specialize in healthcare management, current healthcare professionals aiming to enhance their administrative skills, and individuals from other fields who aspire to transition into the healthcare sector.
The Chief Medical Director, Prof. Adetokunbo O. Fabamwo, said in a briefing, “we are thrilled to announce the accreditation of our Diploma Certificate Course in Hospital Administration and Management. This initiative aligns perfectly with our hospital’s mission to not only deliver exceptional patient care but also contribute to the overall improvement of the healthcare ecosystem. We believe that by imparting quality education in hospital administration, we can positively influence the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare delivery”, he said.
LASUTH is a renowned state tertiary healthcare institution dedicated to providing world-class medical care and services to the teeming population of Lagos State, its environs and the world at large. With a commitment to innovation, compassion, and excellence, LASUTH has consistently set high standards in patient care and medical advancements.