23 Jul 2021 10:11 IST

FORE launches healthcare analytics course

The three-month online programme is in association with BRICS-CCI

FORE School of Management Delhi-NCR has recently commenced the Building Intelligence Healthcare Analytics programme’s online training. The three-month long course is in association with BRICS-CCI, a United Nations-recognised and parent organisation-promoting commerce and industry in the BRIC nations.

This programme has been developed with a broader vision that with the rapid digitisation in the healthcare sector, the industry is becoming increasingly reliant on data and effective analysis of this enormous data is essential as it can pave the way for better decision-making.

Range of topics

Dr B B L Madhukar, Chairman, FORE School of Management said, “In the present times, data rules the healthcare sector. Be it clinical or non-clinical work, both rely heavily on data to enhance their performance and improve the business outcomes. Hence, we have developed this course with special attention to ensure that our students grab the state-of-the-art knowledge of optimally utilising the power of healthcare data analytics.”

The programme's curriculum includes various important aspects of healthcare analytics ranging from understanding healthcare management and digital health, to technologies like Machine Learning, Deep Learning, along with Natural Language Processing. This 65+ hours of comprehensive training online programme is an interactive course with an approach of practical-based learning wherein there will be sessions from key industry leaders and domain experts and case study analysis from real-world data of patients along with relevant workshops.

Holistic learning experience

The course is beneficial for Data Scientists or researchers in the pharma industry; Doctors especially those using analytics; those involved in academics; healthcare professionals; students pursuing B. Pharma, MBBS, BDS, BHMS, BAMS, etc. along with consultants who wish to have a career in the healthcare management field and desire to acquire skills for the same for effective management of their clients.

Dr. Jitendra Das, Director FORE School of Management, says, “ Considering the healthcare market is booming and is witnessing digitisation, data is prevalent across the sector in diverse formats such as patient satisfaction surveys, patient medical records, usage stats of medical facilities, and purchase registers. This course will enable the participants to harness the true potential of healthcare analytics and use it for the benefits of their businesses.”

The major aim of this course is to educate the students on how analytics can be used for the seamless and efficient management of healthcare systems.