Health Economics and Insurance Medicine

Department of “Health Economics” was created in 1998  as part of the Higher School of Public Health and the head of the department was appointed Associate Professor K. K. Kurakbayev, and it was transformed into the Department of “Management and Economics of Health” in 2007, by combining with the Department of “Health Management”.

Higher School of Medicine was reorganized into the Kazakh Medical University “Higher School of Medicine” in 2015. Department of “Health Management and Pharmacy” was renamed the Department of “Health Management” in 2018. Taking into account the needs of the health system in connection with the introduction of the OSMS system, the Department of “Health Economics and Insurance Medicine” was opened in August 2020, which is the only one in the country.

Providing the health care needs for theoretical and practical materials in the context of the introduction of compulsory social health insurance (OSMS) in the republic, conducting scientific research related to the study of problematic issues of the introduction of OSMS, promising directions for its development, etc.

– development of educational programs on the economics of health care and the organization of medical care in the system of compulsory social health insurance;

– training of students in master’s and doctoral studies in the basics of economics and the use of the basic laws of the market economy in health care, financing and payment systems for medical services;

– development of educational programs and training courses for advanced training of managers of medical organizations, medical workers and employees of financial and economic divisions on topical issues of organizing the activities of medical organizations in the OSMS system, assessing their economic efficiency;

– conducting scientific research related to the study of problematic issues of the implementation of OSMS, promising directions for its development, etc.

– providing organizational, methodological and consulting assistance to health authorities and organizations;

– international cooperation on the profile of the department’s activities.

Kuralbay Kurakbayev – Head of the Department, Professor, Doctor of Medical Sciences

First Deputy General Director of the Compulsory health insurance Fund of the Republic of Kazakhstan in 1995-1998, further Head of the Department of Health Economics, Management and Health Economics, Vice-Rector of the Higher School of Economics, Head of the Department for Clinical Work, Center for Postgraduate Education of KazNMU;

Since 2018, member of the republican and regional headquarters for OSMS;

Author and co-author of 5 monographs and a textbook “Public health”.

E-address k.kurakbaev@ksph.kz

Tel.+7 701 212 6956

Brimzhanova Marzhan Dikhanovna – PhD, Associate Professor of the Department of Health Economics and Insurance Medicine.

– Member of the regional headquarters for OSMS;

– Certified OSMS trainer.

– Expert of the European Center for Quality Assurance and Accreditation in the field of Education and Healthcare Certificate № E-0085

– Member of the International Center for the Study of the Quality of Life of the Russian Federation

  1. Dikhanovna graduated Karaganda State Medical Academy with a degree in Medical Science in 2003.

She completed an internship in the specialty “Dermatovenerology” in 2004

In 2006-2008, she studied under the program “Scientific and Pedagogical Master’s Degree” in the specialty “Public Health” in the RSE “Higher School of Public Health” of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

2011-2013. studied under the program “Scientific and pedagogical doctorate” in the specialty “Public Health” in the Republican state enterprise on the right of economic use “Higher School of Public Health” of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

E-address: m.brimzhanova@ksph.kz

Tel.+7 701 462 9091

Zholdasbekova Aizhan Saparbekovna  –  senior lecturer, Master of Medical Sciences, graduate of the doctoral program in the specialty “Public health protection”.

Graduated Kazakh National Medical University S. D. Asfendiyarov with a degree in Medical Science in 2006.

She completed an internship in the specialty “Therapy” in 2007

In 2010-2012, she studied under the program of the scientific and pedagogical master’s degree in the specialty “Public Health” at the Higher School of Public Health of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

She studied from 2013 to 2016 in the doctoral program of the Higher School of Public Health of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

Phone (work): 8 727 337 80 32 ext. (168)

E-mail: a.zholdasbekova@ksph.kz

Website: https://www.ksph.kz/

Zhangazina Assel – Faculty member, Master’s Degree in Public Health

Graduated Kazakh National Medical University S. D. Asfendiyarov with a degree in Public Health in 2014.

From 2014 to 2016, she completed a master’s degree at the Higher School of Public Health of the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Kazakhstan with an academic master’s degree.

Priority scientific and professional interests: public health, research methodology, health promotion and medical and social assistance.

E-mail: a.zhangazina@ksph.kz

7M10107 “Management in healthcare” (field-specific direction)

7M10108 – “Management in healthcare” (scientific and pedagogical direction)

7M10101 “Management of information technologies in healthcare” (field-specific direction)

7M04103 “EMBA” (1 year)

7M04102 – ” MBA ” (2 years)

7M10145 “Medicine” (field-specific direction)

7M10141″Public health”( field-specific direction)

7M10106″Public health”(scientific and pedagogical)

7M10104 “Medical and preventive care” (scientific and pedagogical)

7M10103 “Hygiene” (field-specific direction)

7M10105 “Epidemiology” (field-specific direction  )

7M10144 “Medicine” (scientific and pedagogical)

8D10139 “Public Health” (Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the educational program 8D10139 ” Public Health»)

8D10101 “Public Health”(Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the educational program 8D10101 ” Public Health»)

6D110200 “Public Health” (Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the specialty 6D110200 ” Public Health»)

8D10141 “Medicine” (Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in the educational program 8D10141 ” Medicine»)

Master’s degree program –

Items

Financial management and health economics

Financial management in healthcare

Human resource management in healthcare

Health information systems and technology management

Legislation and ethics in healthcare management

Business process analysis and modeling

Business Research

Economics and healthcare financing

Corporate strategy of the organization

Corporate governance and project management

Quality management in healthcare

Elective courses on current issues of OSMS

IT Infrastructure of a medical organization

Assessment of the quality of medical services

Medical law

Health policy, economics and management

Doctorate program –

Human resource planning

Advanced training

Strategic management (planning and formation of business processes in a medical organization)

Digital transformation of medical organizations in modern conditions

Quality management of medical care

Organization of expert activities in healthcare

Modern approaches to the management of medical organizations in the OSMS system

 

Contingent of listeners

Senior and middle-level healthcare managers of state and non-state healthcare organizations and healthcare management bodies.

Managers, deputy first managers and economists of healthcare organizations

Health care organizers, employees of health care departments and organizations which are in the reserve of management personnel.