European Medical Business Institute
EMBI


GAME Partner of EurAKA CH
(Global Alliance for Management and Education)

The European Medical Business Institute (EMBI) is the Swiss and International expert organisation for research and education in areas related to healthcare and business.

Bachelor and Master programmes – as well as Certificate courses for experienced professionals – train in the fields of practice and healthcare management, medical tourism, eHealth and medical informatics. The courses are aimed at the development of entrepreneurial skills, the acquisition of business management knowledge in a medical context, organisational development, digitalisation in healthcare and international health management.

» More information about research at EMBI
 

Director:
Dr. Jean-Pierre Himpler
jp.himpler@euraka.ch

Sekretariat:
Tel.    +41 61 511 89 - 05
Fax.   +41 61 511 89 - 06


Certificate Programs

In addition to several study programs, the institute offers certificate courses to various actors in healthcare and business. The contents include, among others, practice organization and controlling, eHealth, telemedicine and digital medicine, quality management, leadership, patient orientation and solution-oriented communication as well as medical tourism in an international context.

» More information about certificate courses
494 KB Adobe Acrobat PDF-Dokument

Study Programs


BACHELOR courses

  • Medical Practice Management (BSc)
  • Dental Practice Management (BSc)
  • International Health and Medical Tourism (BSc)
» More information about bachelor programmes
494 KB Adobe Acrobat PDF-Dokument
 

GRADUATE courses

  • Medical Practice Management (MAS / MSc / MBA)
  • Dental Practice Management (MAS / MSc / MBA)
  • International Health and Medical Tourism (MAS / MSc / MBA)
» More information about Master's programmes
494 KB Adobe Acrobat PDF-Dokument

Graduates pursue careers in larger medical or dental practices, hold positions in hospital and clinic management, work with medical devices or become experts in medical tourism, healthcare management or research (in companies, chambers, business or educational organisations, universities, administration, etc.). The institute is closely linked to the consulting firm "med3" that specializes in the optimisation of health related businesses.

As to participate in MBA courses of the EurAKA-EMBI-GAME, students should have work experience either in healthcare or in some healthcare management related context as well as a Bachelor or Diplima HE (higher education). Doctoral studies and habilitations can also be completed at the institute (EurAKA-EMBI-GAME). For further information please consult the latest version of the admission requirements of the university or the institute.


Doctoral Studies & Habilitation

The interface between healthcare and business that was created with the institute (EurAKA-EMBI-GAME) also offers the opportunity of doctoral studies and habilitations (habilitations also for medical doctors with doctoral degrees which work on business related research questions in a medical context). Habilitated professionals pursue careers in the management of larger medical or dental practices, hold positions in hospital and clinic management, work with medical devices or become top experts in medical tourism, healthcare management or research (in companies, chambers, business or educational organisations, universities, administration, etc.)

» More information about research at EMBI

LECTURERS AND RESEARCHERS AT THE INSTITUTE


Jean-Pierre Himpler, M.A.
Dr. Jean-Pierre Himpler, M.A.

Institute Director, Practice Management, Medical Tourism
jp.himpler@euraka.ch

Prof. Dr. Carmen Ulrich
Prof. Dr. Carmen Ulrich

Intercultural Communication
International Management

Dipl.-Kfm. Wolfgang Effertz
Dipl.-Kfm. Wolfgang Effertz

Health Management Organizational management

 
Dipl.-Bw. (FH) Detlev Westerfeld
Dipl.-Bw. (FH) Detlev Westerfeld

Change Management in Healthcare
 

Dipl.-Bw. Uwe Zoske
Dipl.-Bw. Uwe Zoske

Marketing Strategy in Healthcare
 

Herr Blanco
Oscar Blanco, MSc

Doctoral Student
eHealth