eHealth and Telemedicine Management, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
  • English (book IELTS)
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The Master in eHealth and Telemedicine Management, offered by Rome Business School, is the combined use of information technology and electronic communication, especially the internet, in the health sector, for clinical, educational and administrative purposes; both on-site and at distance (in which case it is called Telemedicine).


eHealth is not only a technical development, but also represents a way of thinking, a commitment, an organizational approach to improve health care locally or regionally by using the new opportunities presented by Information and Communication Technology.

The Master in eHealth and Telemedicine Management, offered by Rome Business School, has been designed to supply training on organizational processes and technologies aimed at the proper introduction and management of ICT solutions and Telemedicine in Health Systems.

Training Objectives

On completion of the training course, attendees will:

  • understand e-Health and Telemedicine terminologies and their areas of application
  • be aware of the most widespread and innovative technology platforms and solutions available
  • possess the skills to evaluate and choose the best e-Health projects and solutions
  • be able to manage the organizational aspects stemming from the introduction of e-Health in an Institution, a Region, or a Country
  • be able to apply the knowledge of the best-in-class European e-Health projects to the domestic contexts
  • be e-Health evangelists.

Professional Outlets

On completion of this Master’s Degree Course, attendees will be able to work or improve their careers as:

  • e-Health Managers
  • Chief Information Officers for healthcare institutions
  • e-Health executive consultants
  • Managers of ICT Departments of Health Ministries
  • e-Health and Telemedicine evangelists

Programme Structure


  • 6 months of Lectures + Additional Activities
  • 6 months of project work
  • Company visits 

Course contents

  • Introduction, Terms and General Concepts
  • Health Technology Assessment
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • National Electronic Health Records
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • EMR for Primary Care
  • Clinical Decision Support Systems
  • UK WSD “The Largest Randomised Control Trial of Telehealth and Telecare in the World”
  • Better Health Through IT
  • Standards and Interoperability
  • Telemedicine: areas of use and technologies
  • Introducing e-Health in Hospital environments
  • Economics of e-Health 
  • Healthcare reform: changing the healthcare models in Europe
  • ESA activities in Telemedicine
  • E-Health experiences in the Italian regions
  • E-Health in Hospitals
  • Telemedicine for local organizations
  • Telemedicine for developing Countries
  • Public-Private Partnerships
  • Designing of e-health projects
  • European Structural Funding for e-Health management
For more information, please visit the programme website.


                                          The Master’s Degree Course is designed for Directors and Managers of Healthcare Institutions, Directors and Managers of Social and Healthcare Ministries, healthcare Decision-Makers, Clinicians, Clinical Engineers.


                                          The Rome Business School’s teachers are always highly selected international level trainers and managers from a plethora of operational and professional backgrounds; The quality of training is recognized by the ISO 9001:2008 Certification obtained by the Rome Business School.

                                          Detailed Programme Facts

                                          • More details: It is highly recommended that you apply approximately 2-3 months prior to staring period of the programme.
                                          • Programme intensity Full-time
                                            • Full-time duration 12 months
                                          • Credits
                                            60 ECTS
                                          • Languages
                                            • English
                                          • Delivery mode
                                            On Campus, Online

                                          English Language Requirements

                                          This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

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                                          Academic Requirements

                                          In order to ensure a top quality training course, attendance is limited to a maximum of 20 participants.

                                          Selection is based upon:

                                          • the evaluation of CV and
                                          • on the results of technical-motivational interviews.

                                          Tuition Fee

                                          • International Applies to you

                                            4500 EUR/year
                                            Tuition Fee
                                            Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
                                          • EU/EEA Applies to you

                                            4500 EUR/year
                                            Tuition Fee
                                            Based on the original amount of 4500 EUR per year and a duration of 12 months.
                                          We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

                                          Living costs for Roma

                                          • 850 - 1450 EUR/month
                                            Living Costs

                                          The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


                                          Three scholarships can be granted to cover part of the registration fee.

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