Institute for International Health Management
The Institute for International Health Management (IHM) at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management is the centre of excellence for conditions, structures and management approaches in the health business. The research activities of the scientists at the IHM above all focus on international aspects of the health system. During the scientific research and as well in academic areas the centre works closely together with different corporate partners. Thanks to this co-operations, the practical needs of the health business play a central role.
Besides the research activities, the IHM provides the opportunity for potential experts and managers to graduate in the MBA International Healthcare Management. Furthermore the generation and grouping of scientific know-how in the area counts to International Health Management as well as to the construction of an international expert's network from science, research, practice, politics and associations. With this international and management oriented focus the institute owns a worldwide unique positioning.
General main research focus
Industrial Approaches for Healthcare Management
- Deregulation, internationalization and privatization
- Best Practices and performance management
- Cooperation and supply networks
Priority setting and rationing in Public Healthcare Provision