MSHP is recognized as a pioneer and highly reputable educational institution, locally and internationally. As early as mid 1980s, MSHP launched a “Healthcare Management Diploma Course” jointly with the University of Hong Kong. Since then MSHP has delivered many courses for Healthcare Managers, including the “First-line Healthcare Management Certificate Course”. Later MSHP offered the same course together with the City University of Hong Kong, plus the “Advanced Healthcare Management Certificate Course”. From 1994 onwards, in collaboration with the world famous Health Services Management Centre of the University of Birmingham, MSHP offers a Masters Degree / Post-graduate Diploma in Health and Hospital Management. This Higher Degree Programme is first of its kind offered in Hong Kong. It is well recognized by the Hong Kong Hospital Authority and Department of Health, Government of the HKSAR.
Training programmes organized by MSHP cover all levels of healthcare professionals from top managers to front line health workers. Invited by the Employees Retraining Board (Hong Kong) and the Social Welfare Department, Government of HKSAR, MSHP also offers Training Courses for Healthcare Assistant, Health Worker and Personal Care Worker.
Starting from August 2001, in collaboration with the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, MSHP is going to launch a Diploma Course in Healthcare Management this year. The course, composed of 108 lecture hours with 50% delivered by face to face lectures and 50% through on line learning, will meet the pressing training needs of front line healthcare managers.