Welcome to the School of Healthcare Business Innovation and Excellence at The University of Toledo
Tremendous advances in healthcare have been achieved through a variety of activities, such as new medicines, breakthrough surgical procedures, medical devices, high-tech diagnostic equipment, innovative treatments, and progressive nursing care. There are additional opportunities to improve significantly the efficiency, effectiveness, and quality of healthcare by understanding and improving the business aspects of healthcare.
Bringing its recognized expertise to this environment, The University of Toledo College of Business and Innovation (COBI) in partnership with the College of Medicine and Life Sciences has taken a leadership role in establishing the new School of Healthcare Business Innovation and Excellence. Through research, community engagement, and educational endeavors, this School serves as the premier resource for directly impacting quality healthcare delivery by applying knowledge in the areas of information technology, operations and supply chain management, human resources, leadership development, and more.
Collaborative efforts with healthcare providers, business leaders, government policy makers, and others will produce breakthrough enhancements that increase efficiencies, reduce costs, and, ultimately, provide better, more patient centered care.
Vision of the School of Healthcare Business Innovation and Excellence
To become known as a global, cross-disciplinary leader in enhancing the quality, efficiency, and effectiveness of healthcare delivery.
To engage in education and learning, applied research and investigation, and outreach to improve all aspects of the quality of healthcare; while eliminating waste, increasing productivity, and reducing costs, thereby facilitating the delivery of healthcare to all who need care.