Courses - Human Resources in Healthcare HESA 6340   Human Resources in Healthcare
The Canadian healthcare system, like many others, is facing unique challenges to the management of human resources. The healthcare environment poses particular challenges as governments and employers struggle with reform and restructuring, cost containment, and labor shortages. Human resource management is integral to the overall strategic planning process and key to organizational performance. Key industry leaders are calling for change and shifting focus to the healthy workplace to ensure success and sustainability in Canada's healthcare system. This course will provide the student with an opportunity to explore the challenges and best practices of administrative and operational management of human resources within the healthcare industry. Students will be challenged to understand human resource management strategies and the roles of leaders and managers to enable organizational, effectiveness and efficiency and performance excellence.