Gestão de Recursos Hospitalares

Gestão e Administração de Serviços de Saúde
6 ECTS; 2º Ano, 2º Semestre, 60,0 TP

Lecturer
- José Manuel Barros Pinheiro Nogueira

Prerequisites
Not applicable.

Objectives
The aim of this course is to promote theoretical and practical learning based on real cases of healthcare aspects, particularly in hospital contexts.

Program
1 - Introduction: Basic Settings. Resources. The hospital resources. The hospital management structure 2 - The bureaucracy in hospitals. 3 - Resource allocation. 4 - Management of facilities and equipment. 5 - Management Information Systems. 6 - Human Resources Management. 7 - Administration of medication.

Evaluation Methodology
Preparation of a written essay including presentation and peer questioning worth.

Bibliography
- Caetano, E. (1997). As Centralizações Hospitalares. ENSP: ENSP
- Reis, V. (2007). Gestão em Saúde - Um Espaço de Diferença. Lisboa: Universidade Nova
- The Resource-Based Theory of Competitive Advantage: implications for strategy formulation.(1991, 0 de ---). California Management Review, pp. 114-133.

Method of interaction
Case study analysis

Software used in class