Master of Science in Healthcare Leadership & Management Healthcare Management Executive MBA
The Alliance for Physician Leadership is the nation’s first educational partnership between a major school of management and school of medicine to offer a fully accredited graduate program in healthcare leadership and management exclusively for physicians.
The program is uniquely designed for physicians who have assumed—or are preparing to assume—a leadership role in their healthcare organization. Focused 4-day classes—Saturday through Tuesday—meet every other month in Dallas. The classes may be started at any time and taken in any order.
A 2017 Medscape survey of more than 14,000 physicians in over 30 specialties reported a burnout rate among doctors of 51%, up 25% from just four years earlier. Defined as a loss of enthusiasm for work, feelings of cynicism and a low sense of personal accomplishment, physician burnout is the result of an ever increasing load of bureaucratic oversight, record-keeping complexity and mandated adherence to standardized guidelines. Read More »