IFIM Institutions partners with Falcon Skills for PGDM in Healthcare Management


The institution invites applicants for its 2 year program starting September 2017
Bangalore, May 25, 2017: IFIM Institutions, Bangalore in collaboration with Falcon Skills is inviting applicants for its two year PGDM course in Healthcare Management (PGDM-HM) beginning from September 2017. The course is approved by UGC/DEB andfocuses on reducing the skill gap in the healthcare industry and preparing professionals to fit into diverse career roles offered within the expanding Indian healthcare sector.
The course is structured according to the in-depth knowledge and understanding of ongoing trends in the healthcare eco-system which covers varied divisions such as Pharma,medical equipment manufacturers/distribution companies, diagnostic chains, healthcare IT/BPO/Insurance/e-commerce and Clinical Research Organizations through multiple learning methods. Falcon Skills, Healthcare knowledge and Training partners to IFIM, adds their expertise by upgrading the skillset of students through experience based learning.
Ravichandran Natarajan, CEO of Falcon Skills said, “The advanced personalised training is aimed at creating continuously employable professionalsand give them an edge over regular academic qualifications.Students right from their academic journey become efficient to perform multiple roles such as managing systems and process planning, service improvement and implementing projects within healthcare settings. The partnership between IFIM Institution and Falcon Skills provides a complete package of a stronghold in theory and practical knowledge which makes them industry ready.”
Sanjay Padode, Secretary CDE (IFIM Institutions) adds, “The Indian healthcare sector has one of the highest direct employment rates and is a major contributor to the rising GDP according to Indian Brand Equity Foundation, 2017. Private healthcare is experiencing a continuous rise and accounts for about 74% of India’s total healthcare expenditure.As more number of private hospitals gain recognition, the need of the hour is to develop overall qualities in potential talents to meet international standards. IFIM Institutions run with a vision to become the most sought after destination for quality management. The Institution prepares its students for a holistic development that accomplishes current and future needs of the professional world. The PGDM-HM course is hence, designed to address the industry requirements.”
The overall demand for healthcare professionals is expected to reach 74 lakh by 2022 which means an incremental demand of about 40 lakh professionals. This also opens up new career opportunities in potential fields like medical tourism, clinical research management, health insurance, telemedicine, etc.Keeping this in view, the course associates with international institutes, namely- State University of New York, MyMobile University, Malaysia and NEF Washington.
Key features of the program-
● Most advanced and updated curriculum with widest Healthcare industry coverage
● Provide the best industry exposure, incorporating six months of Industry Internship Program (IIP) and Social Immersion Program (SIP) for the overall development of students
● Applicable to employment and entrepreneurship roles
● Final placement assistance through campus interviews from all major private hospitals and healthcare companies
● Experienced healthcare Industry leaders as faculty

Thursday, May 25, 2017