Improving value is the only solution to the global health care challenge. Bringing together top management and senior physician leaders from global health care organizations, this program examines new strategies, organizational models, and measurement approaches to drive value improvement in health care delivery. As a participant in the program, you will gain the insights and capabilities to direct the strategic implementation of value-based health care in your organization.

What You Can Expect

Professor Michael E. Porter and his colleagues at the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness (ISC) at Harvard Business School (HBS) have developed a body of in-depth case studies about leading health care organizations that are implementing the value-based approach. In this program, you'll use these case studies as a base for exploring the strategic and organizational challenges of moving toward high-value, integrated care delivery and restructuring health care delivery organizations.

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Professor Michael E. Porter and his colleagues at the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness (ISC) at Harvard Business School (HBS) have developed a body of in-depth case studies about leading health care organizations that are implementing the value-based approach. In this program, you'll use these case studies as a base for exploring the strategic and organizational challenges of moving toward high-value, integrated care delivery and restructuring health care delivery organizations.

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Your Course of Study

Focusing on value-based health care concepts and their applications, this leadership development program features the classic HBS case study method, a lineup of esteemed guest lecturers, and a series of practical concept presentations. As part of this immersive learning experience, you will have the opportunity to exchange perspectives, insights, and experiences with a diverse group of industry leaders in a collaborative working environment.

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Focusing on value-based health care concepts and their applications, this leadership development program features the classic HBS case study method, a lineup of esteemed guest lecturers, and a series of practical concept presentations. As part of this immersive learning experience, you will have the opportunity to exchange perspectives, insights, and experiences with a diverse group of industry leaders in a collaborative working environment.

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Who Is Right for the Program

This program is designed for top influencers, decision-makers, and strategic leaders in the health care industry who want to lead the implementation of the value framework in their organizations. Participants include top management and senior physician leaders from health care delivery organizations, health supply companies, health insurers, payor organizations, and governmental entities. The program is also relevant for executives from large organizations that provide health care services or collaborate with health care institutions.

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This program is designed for top influencers, decision-makers, and strategic leaders in the health care industry who want to lead the implementation of the value framework in their organizations. Participants include top management and senior physician leaders from health care delivery organizations, health supply companies, health insurers, payor organizations, and governmental entities. The program is also relevant for executives from large organizations that provide health care services or collaborate with health care institutions.

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Every Harvard Business School Executive Education program is developed and taught by HBS faculty who are widely recognized as skilled educators, groundbreaking researchers, and award-winning authors. Through publishing, consulting, and teaching, HBS faculty leverage their business expertise and field-based research to develop enduring concepts that shape the practice of management. The result is an Executive Education teaching team whose groundbreaking insights challenge participants' thinking and enable them to become superior business leaders.

Faculty Chair
Professor Porter is the leading authority on strategy and competitiveness. The author of numerous articles and books, including Competitive Strategy, Competitive Advantage, and The Competitive Advantage of Nations, his work influences chief executive officers and government leaders throughout the world.
Bishop William Lawrence University Professor. Member of the Strategy Unit; and director of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness. Faculty chair of "Creating Shared Value" and "Strategy for Health Care Delivery"; and faculty cochair of "Value Measurement for Health Care." Read Full Bio

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Every Harvard Business School Executive Education program is developed and taught by HBS faculty who are widely recognized as skilled educators, groundbreaking researchers, and award-winning authors. Through publishing, consulting, and teaching, HBS faculty leverage their business expertise and field-based research to develop enduring concepts that shape the practice of management. The result is an Executive Education teaching team whose groundbreaking insights challenge participants' thinking and enable them to become superior business leaders.

Michael E. Porter

Faculty Chair
Bishop William Lawrence University Professor. Member of the Strategy Unit; and director of the Institute for Strategy and Competitiveness. Faculty chair of "Creating Shared Value" and "Strategy for Health Care Delivery"; and faculty cochair of "Value Measurement for Health Care."

Professor Porter is the leading authority on strategy and competitiveness. The author of numerous articles and books, including Competitive Strategy, Competitive Advantage, and The Competitive Advantage of Nations, his work influences chief executive officers and government leaders throughout the world.  Read Full Bio

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Admissions

The Admissions Committee meets monthly, and admits qualified candidates on a rolling, space available basis. Early application is strongly encouraged. Although there are no formal educational requirements, proficiency in written and spoken English is essential. Because Executive Education programs enhance the leadership capacity of the participants as well as their organizations, HBS expects the full commitment of both.

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The Admissions Committee meets monthly, and admits qualified candidates on a rolling, space available basis. Early application is strongly encouraged. Although there are no formal educational requirements, proficiency in written and spoken English is essential. Because Executive Education programs enhance the leadership capacity of the participants as well as their organizations, HBS expects the full commitment of both.

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Programs, dates, fees, and faculty are subject to change.

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