- 2017



Commencement year

Unit codes that are not linked to their entry in the Handbook are not available for study in the current year.

Managing faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences


Studies in health services management at Monash are offered by the Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine and provides professionals currently in, or seeking to be in, middle and senior health care management positions who wish to expand their knowledge and skills in the management of health services.

Many of the courses offered in this area of study cater for the special needs of medical and general hospital administrators, clinical doctors, quality assurance managers, team leaders, senior nursing administrators, unit managers and a range of general task coordinators within the health care system.

The Master of Health Services Management satisfies the requirements of The Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators (RACMA) Fellowship providing the successful completion of designated core units; MPH5040, MPH5041, MPH5213 and MPH5283, and is accredited by the Australasian College of Health Service Management (ACHSM) for College entry and advancement purposes.


For the schedule of units required to complete a given course in this area of study, refer to the Handbook entry for the relevant course.

Relevant courses

Successful completion of this specialisation can be counted towards meeting the requirements for the following course:

  • M4006 Graduate Certificate in Health Services Management
  • M5007 Graduate Diploma in Health Services Management
  • M6008 Master of Health Services Management

Students in other courses are not eligible to complete this specialisation.