• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 56 days
    Duration

About

In this course you will learn about the different experiences patients go through in a medical context. The patient journey explores the interaction between the patient and the healthcare providers in all stages of the disease; coping with treatment and dealing with expectations, and interaction with and between different stakeholders.

This course will give designers and specialists in healthcare the knowledge, insights and tools to be able to analyze and improve patient experience. You will learn how to map complex healthcare scenarios, pinpoint opportunities and create hands-on solutions aimed at improving the patient experience.

This course is an introduction to patient journey mapping; developed at the Delft University of Technology and applied in improvement of care pathway. Step-by-step, the course visualizes the different stakeholders, phases and actions involved in patient treatment. You will be challenged to pursue new insights and given unique opportunities to learn, observe and question patients and medical professionals, with the opportunity to attend a live broadcasted, interactive surgery.

No previous knowledge about health care innovation, design or journey mapping is necessary.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 56 days
    • Intensity 4 hrs/week
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      8 weeks
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
    • Time flexibility
      Self-paced
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

What you'll learn:
  • The Patient Journey Mapping method
  • Understand the different stages of a patient’s experience and treatment journey
  • When and where Patient Journey Mapping can be applied
  • How to identify opportunities from a patient’s journey
  • Healthcare trends 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    129 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 129 USD for the full programme and a duration of 56 days.
  • National

    129 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 129 USD for the full programme and a duration of 56 days.
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Funding

Check the programme website for information about funding options.

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