Why doctors should be trained to lead hospitals

Why doctors should be trained to lead hospitals

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Healthcare in the modern era requires excellent leadership from doctors who were once viewed as "heroic lone healers" and ill-prepared for leadership roles. This has recently changed as the best hospitals are physician-led.
9 Jan 2017 - General
In my opinion, doctors would make good hospital administrators because aside from the fact that they are the ones who can foresee the needs of each department, they are well-equipped with the knowledge and skill to lead a hospital work force. Ateneo Medical School here in the Philippines offers a 5 year medical program wherein by the time a student graduates, he will have a medical degree as well as an MBA. A masteral degree in business could be very useful for physicians in their future careers...
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