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To be a leading department in the region that produces graduate and qualified leaders in the area of health and hospital administration who can make appropriate health decision making in solving health care issues and problemsmore
To facilitate health care institutions, in both public and private sectors, with qualified health decision makers who can conduct scientific research and contribute to meet health needs of the population.more
The general objective of the department is to prepare qualified and scientifically trained administrators to organize and manage the rapidly expanding national health services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Specifically, the main objectives of the department are: 1.more
The Department of Health Administration is one of leading departments in the college of Business Administration at King Saud University and was established to facilitate the Saudi health care system with leaders and well-trained decision makers in the field of health care. The department courses focus on different administrative health issues such as productivity, efficiency, effectiveness, quality, cost containment, and other issues in order to ensure that health care is delivered to the population effectively and solve health issues in the community using the appropriate and scientific approach.
In accordance with the continuous improvements of the Saudi health care system, the department programs and curricula were up-to-date to cope with the demand of health care and to cope with the various health services required by the society. The department programs were updated to ensure that students are equipped with better knowledge in the field of health and hospital administration which lead to better services to the population. It is the intent of department to provide health care facilities, in both public and private sectors, such hospitals, health centers and other health institution with well-trained and educated health care leaders and decision makers.