2019–2020 Walden University Catalog (September 2019) 
    
    Jan 20, 2021  
2019–2020 Walden University Catalog (September 2019) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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MMHA 5500 - Human Resource Management and Organizational Development and Leadership for Healthcare Administrators


(5 cr.) Students in this course examine organizational behavior as well as the roles and responsibilities of management and leadership within healthcare organizations through the macro (organization-wide) and micro (individual and team performance) perspectives. Students also focus on understanding organizational values, mission, and vision; management and leadership principles to help manage change; and effective delivery of services in an increasingly global environment. They also learn and apply theories of organizational design, governance, and alternative organizational structures, and they consider the theory and practice of managing individuals and groups through motivation, communication, teamwork, leadership, organizational change, coalition building, negotiation, and conflict management and resolution. Through group assignments and personal assessments, students work toward developing self-awareness and effective management styles and strategies.



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