Healthcare Analytics: AI, Big Data & Digital Transformation

Demystifying Healthcare Data to Enhance Patient Care

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Course Dates

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October 26, 2022

Course Duration

DURATION

7 weeks, online
4-6 hours per week

Course Fee

PROGRAM FEE

C$2,600 C$2,314 or get C$260 off with a referral

Course Information Flexible payment available
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The Ontario Student Assistance Program is offering financial assistance to Ontario residents.

Learn more about OSAP, our expert faculty, and what you'll gain from this program by downloading the brochure.

What You Will Learn

This seven-week Healthcare Analytics: AI, Big Data & Digital Transformation virtual e-learning program will help you learn to ask the right questions to data analysts, build your analytics knowledge, make decisions, and create healthcare solutions using data. You’ll also learn to use data to drive cultural change in your organization to ensure you thrive in today's analytics-based economy.

What you'll get:

  • Increased healthcare data literacy that will enable you to effectively communicate with data analysts (to know how and what questions to ask), and to understand, incorporate, and build a healthcare analytics outlook into your organizations and teams.
  • The expertise to interpret data analyses results and make data-driven decisions for optimal outcomes in the healthcare industry. 
  • An understanding of the importance of the emerging roles of artificial intelligence in healthcare and its applications to improve your organizational processes and outcomes.

Program Curriculum

Each module is designed to help you craft the narrative for your organization’s data literacy by improving your own data fluency and gaining an understanding of the business value that quality data and expert analytics can create for your organization.

Module 1:

Data Basics

Explore the data generation process, how to categorize data, the different types of variables used with data, and the impact of data size and bias on data collection and analysis for the healthcare industry.

Module 2:

Dashboarding

Examine the impact of data distribution and the purpose of dashboards in monitoring Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to manage organizational performance in healthcare settings.

Module 3:

AI and Healthcare

Understand the use and application of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) as a healthcare tool leveraged for predictions. Then build an AI canvas designed for your healthcare organization.

Module 4:

Regression

Learn the strategies for applying regression analysis to make predictions and estimate the effect and the knowledge to question analysts to best use regression analyses accurately for your healthcare organization.

Module 5:

Prescriptive Analysis: Scientific Thinking in Healthcare Management

Understand the critical elements of prescription, cause and effect analysis, and how prescriptive analysis is used in healthcare to find data-driven solutions to organizational problems.

Module 6:

Digital Healthcare and Data Analytics

Consider the impact of data analytics on healthcare organizational decisions and the role and cost of digital transformations in public healthcare.

Module 7:

Building a Data-Driven Healthcare Organization

Widen the view of data literacy to your entire workforce. Develop an organizational model for a question-driven approach to data analysis, understand privacy concerns with healthcare data, and formulate a strategy to build an evidence- and learning-based corporate culture.

Module 1:

Data Basics

Explore the data generation process, how to categorize data, the different types of variables used with data, and the impact of data size and bias on data collection and analysis for the healthcare industry.

Module 5:

Prescriptive Analysis: Scientific Thinking in Healthcare Management

Understand the critical elements of prescription, cause and effect analysis, and how prescriptive analysis is used in healthcare to find data-driven solutions to organizational problems.

Module 2:

Dashboarding

Examine the impact of data distribution and the purpose of dashboards in monitoring Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to manage organizational performance in healthcare settings.

Module 6:

Digital Healthcare and Data Analytics

Consider the impact of data analytics on healthcare organizational decisions and the role and cost of digital transformations in public healthcare.

Module 3:

AI and Healthcare

Understand the use and application of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) as a healthcare tool leveraged for predictions. Then build an AI canvas designed for your healthcare organization.

Module 7:

Building a Data-Driven Healthcare Organization

Widen the view of data literacy to your entire workforce. Develop an organizational model for a question-driven approach to data analysis, understand privacy concerns with healthcare data, and formulate a strategy to build an evidence- and learning-based corporate culture.

Module 4:

Regression

Learn the strategies for applying regression analysis to make predictions and estimate the effect and the knowledge to question analysts to best use regression analyses accurately for your healthcare organization.

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Program Experience

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Try-it activities

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Peer discussion groups

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Quizzes

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Real-world application exercises

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Live webinar

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Open Q&A

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Knowledge checks

Who Should Attend

This virtual e-learning program is designed for business leaders, managers, and entrepreneurs who engage with data teams and want to have more meaningful conversations with them, integrating data into their decision-making in healthcare and their corporate culture. This virtual e-learning program is particularly applicable for:

  • C-Suite Executives from the healthcare industry with access to a massive data stream who are seeking to implement analytics solutions in their unit, learn the language of data, and develop an analytics roadmap for their organization.
  • Mid- to Senior-Level Managers, such as general manager, corporate director, head of marketing, or head of strategy, seeking to garner insights from data and looking to gain a practical understanding of the applications of analytics to initiate new projects or launch new business ideas.
  • Healthcare Entrepreneurs or Consultants looking to set up an analytics team and understand the concepts and tools for business and clinical intelligence to improve their product/service offering.

Faculty

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Avi Goldfarb

Rotman Chair in Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare, Professor of Marketing, Chief Data Scientist at the Creative Destruction Lab, Senior Editor at Marketing Science, Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research

As Rotman Chair in Artificial Intelligence and Healthcare and Professor of Marketing at University of Toronto's Rotman School of Management, Avi Goldfarb's research focuses on the digital economy's opportunities and challenges. Along with Ajay Agrawal and Joshua Gans, Dr. Goldfarb is the author of The Globe and Mail bestselling book Prediction... More info

Certificate

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Certificate

Upon successful completion of the six-week virtual e-learning program, you’ll earn a digital certificate of completion from the Rotman School of Management. This virtual e-learning program counts toward a Rotman Excellence in Executive Leadership Certificate.

Note: All certificate images are for illustrative purposes only and may be subject to change at the discretion of the Rotman School of Management.

The Ontario Student Assistance Program is offering financial assistance to Ontario residents

The Ontario Student Assistance Program is now offering funding for micro-credentials, including Rotman Executive Programs. This new resource is part of Ontario’s micro-credentials strategy, helping learners access more opportunities to train or upskill for in-demand jobs through loans and grants. This funding is available for Ontario residents only with additional requirements.

Learn about OSAP funding for Ontario residents as well as the full details of the program by downloading our brochure.

FAQs

  • How do I know if this program is right for me?

    After reviewing the information on the program landing page, we recommend you submit the short form above to gain access to the program brochure, which includes more in-depth information. If you still have questions on whether this program is a good fit for you, please email learner.success@emeritus.org, and a dedicated program advisor will follow-up with you very shortly.


    Are there any prerequisites for this program?

    Some programs do have prerequisites, particularly the more technical ones. This information will be noted on the program landing page, as well as in the program brochure. If you are uncertain about program prerequisites and your capabilities, please email us at learner.success@emeritus.org for assistance.


    Note that, unless otherwise stated on the program web page, all programs are taught in English and proficiency in English is required.


    What is the typical class profile?

    More than 50 percent of our participants are from outside the United States. Class profiles vary from one cohort to the next, but, generally, our online certificates draw a highly diverse audience in terms of professional experience, industry, and geography — leading to a very rich peer learning and networking experience.


    What other dates will this program be offered in the future?

    Check back to this program web page or email us at learner.success@emeritus.org to inquire if future program dates or the timeline for future offerings have been confirmed yet.

  • How much time is required each week?

    Each program includes an estimated learner effort per week. This is referenced at the top of the program landing page under the Duration section, as well as in the program brochure, which you can obtain by submitting the short form at the top of this web page.



    How will my time be spent?

    We have designed this program to fit into your current working life as efficiently as possible. Time will be spent among a variety of activities including:



    • Engaging with recorded video lectures from faculty
    • Attending webinars and office hours, as per the specific program schedule
    • Reading or engaging with examples of core topics
    • Completing knowledge checks/quizzes and required activities
    • Engaging in moderated discussion groups with your peers
    • Completing your final project, if required

    The program is designed to be highly interactive while also allowing time for self-reflection and to demonstrate an understanding of the core topics through various active learning exercises. Please contact us at learner.success@emeritus.org if you need further clarification on program activities.



    What is it like to learn online with the learning collaborator, Emeritus?

    More than 250,000 professionals globally, across 80 countries, have chosen to advance their skills with Emeritus and its educational learning partners. In fact, 90 percent of the respondents of a recent survey across all our programs said that their learning outcomes were met or exceeded.

    A dedicated program support team is available 24/5 (Monday to Friday) to answer questions about the learning platform, technical issues, or anything else that may affect your learning experience.


    How do I interact with other program participants?

    Peer learning adds substantially to the overall learning experience and is an important part of the program. You can connect and communicate with other participants through our learning platform.

  • What are the requirements to earn the certificate?

    Each program includes an estimated learner effort per week, so you can gauge what will be required before you enrol. This is referenced at the top of the program landing page under the Duration section, as well as in the program brochure, which you can obtain by submitting the short form at the top of this web page. All programs are designed to fit into your working life.

    This program is scored as a pass or no-pass; participants must complete the required activities to pass and obtain the certificate of completion. Some programs include a final project submission or other assignments to obtain passing status. This information will be noted in the program brochure. Please contact us at learner.success@emeritus.org if you need further clarification on any specific program requirements.


    What type of certificate will I receive?

    Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive a smart digital certificate. The smart digital certificate can be shared with friends, family, schools, or potential employers. You can use it on your cover letter, resume, and/or display it on your LinkedIn profile.
    The digital certificate will be sent approximately two weeks after the program, once grading is complete.


    Can I get the hard copy of the certificate?

    No, only verified digital certificates will be issued upon successful completion. This allows you to share your credentials on social platforms such as LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter.


    Do I receive alumni status after completing this program?

    No, there is no alumni status granted for this program. In some cases, there are credits that count toward a higher level of certification. This information will be clearly noted in the program brochure.


    How long will I have access to the learning materials?

    You will have access to the online learning platform and all the videos and program materials for 12 months following the program start date. Access to the learning platform is restricted to registered participants per the terms of agreement.

  • What equipment or technical requirements are there for this program?

    Participants will need the latest version of their preferred browser to access the learning platform. In addition, Microsoft Office and a PDF viewer are required to access documents, spreadsheets, presentations, PDF files, and transcripts.


    Do I need to be online to access the program content?

    Yes, the learning platform is accessed via the internet, and video content is not available for download. However, you can download files of video transcripts, assignment templates, readings, etc. For maximum flexibility, you can access program content from a desktop, laptop, tablet, or mobile device.

    Video lectures must be streamed via the internet, and any livestream webinars and office hours will require an internet connection. However, these sessions are always recorded, so you may view them later.

  • Can I still register if the registration deadline has passed?

    Yes, you can register up until seven days past the published start date of the program without missing any of the core program material or learnings.


    What is the program fee, and what forms of payment do you accept?

    The program fee is noted at the top of this program web page and usually referenced in the program brochure as well.



    • Flexible payment options are available (see details below as well as at the top of this program web page next to FEE).
    • Tuition assistance is available for participants who qualify. Please email learner.success@emeritus.org.

    What if I don’t have a credit card? Is there another method of payment accepted?

    Yes, you can do the bank remittance in the program currency via wire transfer or debit card. Please contact your program advisor, or email us at learner.success@emeritus.org for details.


    I was not able to use the discount code provided. Can you help?

    Yes! Please email us at learner.success@emeritus.org with the details of the program you are interested in, and we will assist you.


    How can I obtain an invoice for payment?

    Please email learner.success@emeritus.org with your invoicing requirements and the specific program you’re interested in enroling in.


    Is there an option to make flexible payments for this program?

    Yes, the flexible payment option allows a participant to pay the program fee in installments. This option is made available on the payment page and should be selected before submitting the payment.


    How can I obtain a W9 form?

    Please email us at learner.success@emeritus.org for assistance.

  • What is the policy on refunds and withdrawals?

    You may request a full refund within seven days of your payment or 14 days after the published start date of the program, whichever comes later. If your enrolment had previously been deferred, you will not be entitled to a refund. Partial (or pro-rated) refunds are not offered. All withdrawal and refund requests should be sent to admissions@emeritus.org.



    What is the policy on deferrals?

    After the published start date of the program, you have until the midpoint of the program to request to defer to a future cohort of the same program. A deferral request must be submitted along with a specified reason and explanation. Cohort changes may be made only once per enrolment and are subject to availability of other cohorts scheduled at our discretion. This will not be applicable for deferrals within the refund period, and the limit of one deferral per enrolment remains. All deferral requests should be sent to admissions@emeritus.org.

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