Video: A Health Administrator’s Thoughts on Why Now Is a Great Time to Study Health Administration

Deneen Richmond, MHA in her Inova office

Deneen Richmond, MHA is the vice president for Quality & Performance Improvement at Inova, Northern Virginia’s leading not-for-profit health system. She is also an award-winning MHA@GW instructor, as well as an alumna of the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health’s MHA program.

Blog: Learning About Health Management and Policy in Israel (3 of 3)

This is the third of three blogs about the experiences of 30 students in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University’s MHA@GW program during an immersion experiences in Israel.

Blog: Learning About Health Management and Policy in Israel (2 of 3)

The MHA@GW students visited government and healthcare facilities in Jerusalem and the Negev Desert and discussed issues including health policy, long term care and dealing with mass casualties.

Blog: Learning About Health Management and Policy in Israel

Students in the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University’s MHA@GW program recently took a 5-day trip to Israel, a country and region that experiences intense environmental pressures. The trip's leader explains the value of studying health policy and management in a country that succeeds in guaranteeing a comprehensive basket of health services to all citizens and permanent residents with public health outcomes that are among the best in the world, all at a cost of 7.4% of its GDP.