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Discover how leadership can influence strategic outcomes in healthcare organisations Leadership for Healthcare Improvement and Innovation at FutureLearn.

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Good organisational leadership can be key to influencing positive strategic outcomes, driving improvement and innovation across organisations.

Key facts:

On Leadership for Healthcare Improvement and Innovation at FutureLearn , you’ll learn about the general concept of leadership, going on to explore practical examples of innovative management across a range of healthcare settings.

You’ll examine real-life case studies of improvement and innovation projects drawn from a global context – including the UK, North America, Australia and Africa – to better understand patient and public leadership, as well as the need for great healthcare leadership on the front line.

Programme Structure

What topics will you cover?
  • The nature and origins of healthcare improvement and the challenge of change
  • The organisational context of healthcare improvement
  • The critical importance of leadership for implementing healthcare improvement
  • Quality improvement tools and techniques and their implementation
  • The role of clinical networks in supporting healthcare improvement

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 days
    • 4 hrs/week

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course would appeal to anyone with an interest in healthcare improvement. You do not have to work in healthcare, merely have an interest in how innovation can be encouraged in the sector.
  • If you have experience of healthcare (either as a professional or as a service user) you will have the opportunity to share your own knowledge with others as the course progresses.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

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    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR for the full programme during 36 days.

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  • Access to this course for as long as it’s on FutureLearn
  • A print and digital Certificate of Achievement once you’re eligible


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