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Choose a Health (Executive) MHA and

∙ Learn about thought leaders as Richard Bohmer, Michael Porter and Clayton Christensen
∙ Apply the best practices of international hospitals
∙ Gather the new health management principles and innovation tools
∙ Learn about actual themes such as Outcome Measures and Concentration & Distribution
∙ Launch a career in Health Information Technology & eHealth
∙ Get new insights on Public Health and Health Services
∙ Develop new approaches for improved healthcare delivery

Do you, as (future) aspiring health care leader, want to make your health education portfolio complete? Are you thinking of a Health (Executive) MHA or other Health Education Program? Contact The Decision Institute.

The Decision Institute and its partners can offer you a tailored global and leading Health MBA program with various possibilities; full time, part time, executive, minor, electives and distant learning. Furthermore, special graduate programs on Health Management, and other health management programs are developed.

The clinical management expertise of the George Washington University, the entrepreneurial spirit of St. Gallen University, the joint expertise of our European Health Initiative academic network, the business relations of IESE Business school and our affiliations with the Harvard Business School professors, guarantee you the best available program. The Decision Institute can combine the most suitable of each school and our experiences, to get you a global and leading Health (executive) MBA. Why settle for less, than the best!

The (executive) MHA and other Health Managment programs are developed for (future) aspiring healthcare leaders, who would like to develop their decision making and analytical skills. It is focused on advanced managers in healthcare and executives with a wide interest, from medical devices and biotechnology to insurance and public health.

A partial list of the programs:

∙ MHA Programs
∙ Health Management
∙ Health Services Administration Concentration
∙ PHD Programs
∙ Biostatistics
∙ Epidemiology
∙ Public Policy
∙ Doctor of Public Health Programs
∙ Master Programs
∙ Public Health
∙ Exercise Science
∙ Health Policy
∙ Graduate Certificate Programs




The Decision Institute has an extensive expertise on Health Education:

∙ The partners of The Decision Institute founded the Nyenrode Life Sciences & Health Institute.
∙ Prof. Dr. Fred van Eenennaam teaches several health courses at the George Washington University.
∙ The Decision Institute has expertise on distant learning, live sessions and digital courses.
∙ The Decision Institute provide executive education for healthcare professionals and uses the case teaching method of the Harvard Business School (example: Clinical Management Workshop Series and in-house workshops)
∙ Mother company The Decision Group works on different Value Based Healthcare projects (example: Meetbaar Beter Project where Outcome Measures are defined around medical conditions and implemented in St. Antonius Hospital and Catharina Hospital).


2009 the Life Sciences & Healthcare Institute founded by The Decision Institute Partners, was opened by Harvard Business School professor Michael Porter and the CEO of Philips Healthcare Steve Rusckowski

The Decision Institute uses the contacts, expertise and cooperation within its international academic network with leading universities, hospitals and networks.

A partial overview of our universties and business school affiliates:

∙ Harvard Business School, Boston MA. USA
∙ IESE Business School, Barcelona, Spain
∙ The George Washington University, USA
∙ St. Gallen University, Switzerland
∙ Peking University, China
∙ Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil
∙ SP Jain Institute of Management and Research, India
∙ North Carolina State University, USA
∙ University of Virginia, USA
∙ Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden
∙ Grenoble Ecole du Management, France
∙ Bocconi University, Italy
∙ Erasmus University, The Netherlands

A partial overview of our partners:

∙ The Cleveland Clinic, USA
∙ Childeren’s Hospital of Philadelphia, USA
∙ MD Anderson Cancer Center, Texas, USA
∙ Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston MA, USA
∙ European Health Initiative
∙ AUPHA – Association of University Programs in Health Administration
∙ HFMA – Healthcare Financial Management Association


Former The Decision Institute consultant Ir. Maarten Koomans visits Childeren’s Hospital of Philadelphia, CEO Steven M. Altschuler MD. and COO Madeline Bell


For more information about (executive) MHAs or other Health Management Programs Dutch/European bachelor or master, in-house workshop or the Value-Based Health Care Masterclasses, please contact Mirte van Holsteijn (m.vholsteijn@thedecisiongroup.nl).

Get to know us and experience our expertise on health education: Participate in the Clinical Management Workshop Series