Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in  Healthcare Quality Management (PGDHQM/EDHQM)


Quality in healthcare means providing the care the patient needs when the patient needs it, in an affordable, safe, effective manner. While the job market fluctuates in other industries as per the climate at that time, the healthcare market continues to expand at a rapid pace.

In the last decades the health care delivery system has been passing through a revolutionary change due to technology advances leading to modernization in diagnostic and therapeutic procedures on the one hand, and a phenomenal rise in expectation of the community on the other. As a result, there is an enormous increase in complexity in the delivery of health care services. In recent times to meet the challenges emphasis has been made on the need for quality management of health facilities and requiring large number of trained administrators for hospitals and health care organization.Health care providers need measure their standards continuously to make sure that the quality of health care delivery system remains on the top and should not becompromised.Maintaining quality standards in healthcare delivery is not only a necessity of today’s world but also an ethical commitment.

The credentials grooms and trains the students with active exposure based on industry driven curriculum. The curriculum and methodology contain a well-balanced mix of contemporary concepts, internship projects and practical cases from the business world.

Quality Management is beneficial for Hospital Superintendents, Quality Managers, Matrons & Nursing Superintendents, Health Administrators, Hospital Managers, Health Programme Managers, etc. who wish to develop their career in the important area of quality management and organizational excellence. The programme helps to evaluate and apply various statistical process, control techniques used in audit programmes and effectively apply the tools and techniques of quality improvement.

Healthcare Quality Management, IGMPI offers an opportunity for everyone to come and learn with us the intricacies of this exciting career choice and be a very good professional at it through the learning acquired here.

Programme Structure

Module 1: Fundamentals of Healthcare Systems

Module 2: Introduction of Quality Management in Healthcare

Module 3: Healthcare Quality Standards

Module 4: Healthcare Quality Management: Tools and Techniques

Module 5: Hospital Planning and Management

Module 6: Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations

Module 7: Data Collection in Performance Measurement and Quality Management

Module 8: Quality Documentation and Audit

Module 9: Healthcare Regulatory Affairs (Legal framework, ethics, Consumer Protection Act etc)

Module 10: Risk Management and Patient Safety

Module 11: Healthcare Improvement

Module 12: Healthcare Leadership and Change Management

Module 13: Case studies


Any Graduation/ MBBS/ BDS/ BHS/ BUMS/ BAMS or any other discipline. Diploma holders are eligible for our Executive Diploma, Industry Certificate, and Certificate Programmes.

Programme Duration

The duration to complete this programme is 1 year (Post Graduate Diploma), 6 months (Executive Diploma).


The registration dates for this programme run by the Institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective online learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the programme lectures, online live classes and study material easily accessible. This gives a huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants.

Programme Deliverables

A comprehensive study material for all the modules in hard copies ensuring the needs of the audience. The accompanying training material is appropriately aligned with the current Industry’s expectations.

  • – Assignments for all the programme modules for continuous evaluation and guidance.
  • – Interactive or online live sessions on all key areas of the programme giving all flexibility to the participants.
  • – Online classes for all the modules will be conducted on the weekends. Moreover, a doubt clearing session will also be scheduled before the examination.
  • – All the efforts are made byHealthcare Quality Management, IGMPI faculty members to make the entire programme modules easily understandable.
  • – Assessment and evaluation for all the programme modules in order to enhance the levels of competencies and skills of the participants leading towards the objective of application in the job.
  • – At the end of each programme modules, the trainers shall obtain feedback from the participants using specially designed questionnaires
  • – All learning and training delivery initiatives shall be conducted in English.

Examination & Certification

Healthcare Quality Management, IGMPI follows a credit system based on all learning activities involved in studying for all PG Diploma, Executive Diploma and Certificate Programmes. Each of your modules is equal to 4 credits. To successfully complete the programme, you will have to earn all the credits assigned to your programme.

All the participants are obliged to timely submit completed assessment assignments (during the programme, usually after every module) and appear for an online exam at the end of the programme. After successful completion, the participants will be awarded Post Graduate Diploma/Executive Diploma in Healthcare Quality Management by Centre for Health Management and Research (CHMR), IGMPI.

For all the above-mentioned modules, Online Classes (Online mode) or face-to-face classes (Regular mode), elaborate programme material, self-assessment assignments would be provided by the Institute. Details get updated on the webpage as well.

Placement Assistance & Corporate Relations

Healthcare Quality Management, IGMPI offers placement assistance to in its participants. The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting employability of our participants. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global healthcare giants like Apollo Institute of Healthcare Management, Fortis Healthcare, DY Patil Hospital & Research Centre, Columbia Asia, Cloud nine Hospital, Alembic Pharma, Wockhardt Ltd, Max Healthcare, Narayana Health, Aster DM Healthcare etc.

Future career prospects of Healthcare Quality Management

Everyone in an organization is responsible for quality – from the CEO to the intern. But not everyone can be a quality expert. It’s important to have people who can provide the knowledge, tools and guidance to help everyone else play their part in pursuing excellence. These people are called quality professionals. India needs smart youth to take part in building a strong and healthy nation as well as to make a change in the Health Scenario of India and contribute positively. Job opportunities are in Government, NGO and International Healthcare Agencies are a big attraction. Various health programmes like NRHM, NHM and Health insurance sector needs health quality management professionals.

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How to apply

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