Healthcare Project Management
This session is designed to teach healthcare professionals the core competencies of project management, focusing on industry recognized best practices for managing improvement projects. Attendees will learn how to create a Project Plan in Excel consisting of key work-streams and activities; how to ensure successful execution of the plan. The session includes an introduction to the fundamental principles of project management attributed to the Project Management Institute's "Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK)®; and covers the development of effective teams.
This session is designed to build core skills in Microsoft Project and orient participants to more advanced concepts attributed to the Project Management Institute's "Body of Knowledge" (PMBOK)® including scheduling, resource estimation, critical path development, project/portfolio inter-dependencies, and risk planning. Students will build a simple project plan using MS Project.