Issues in Human Resources Management for Health Care Organizations
This course is designed to study the important issues in human resources management within health care organizations. It is strongly recommended for health management students and it builds on HPAM-GP 4835 – Principles in Human Resource Management for Health Care Organizations. In order to meet the challenges of the marketplace, organizations will need to improve the quality of the services they provide; streamline their clinical delivery and support systems, and transform their human resources management accordingly. The degree to which organizations manage the people issues will, to a great extent, determine the success of our health care institutions. This course explores deeper into important issues of human resources planning, development, and administration and is vital to both the human resources professional and the line manager. Through the text readings, journal articles, case analyses, and student presentations, we will explore key issues and concerns in the human resources field.