COMM. 408– MANAGEMENT AND ORGANIZATION OF HELATH SERVICES AND NIGERIA:-

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course the students are expected to:

  1. Know the components and types of health care systems
  2. Understand the history development of Nigerians health care delivery
  3. Name three broad functions of management and show how they relate to one another
  4. Identify management desiccations regard in a variety of students
  5. Describe the decision making process and specify the managerial element required
  6. Know the steps in planning and management of health services and principles

Lecture Topics:

  1. Definitions and principles of management
  2. Main functions of management
  3. Planning function of management
  4. Implementation function of management
  5. Evaluation function of management
  6. Components of a Health Care System
  7. Types of Health Care System
  8. Nigeria’s Health Care Delivery System
  9. Organization of Public Health Services in Nigeria
  10. Public Health Aspects of Disaster Management
  11. International Health
  12. Primary Health Care Management