Program Curriculum

Ambulatory Curriculum

UT Southwestern Ambulatory Operations offers two postgraduate administrative fellowship tracks for recent graduates and early careerists: Operations and Finance/Revenue Cycle. Both fellowships are twelve months. The fellowships focus on learning ambulatory operations through hands on training. Under the direction and guidance of the UT Southwestern Ambulatory Leadership team, the fellow will gain direct experience working with operational teams to understand and improve processes. The fellow will be paired with an executive leader to aid in solving an operational issue for the team. Projects are identified annually based on need. In addition, the fellows will learn about operations through training and mentor relationships.

Hospital Curriculum

UT Southwestern University Hospitals fellowship program focuses on inpatient operations with an ambulatory rotation. It is a two-year rotational program.

Core Rotations
University Hospital Administration Fellowship
(Total Duration: 15 months)

Duration
(months)

Hospital Operations
  • Non-clinical Support Services (Environmental Services, Nutrition, Facilities)
  • Logistics
  • Value Analysis
  • Purchasing/Materials Management
3
Clinical Service Lines
  • Surgery
  • Heart, Lung, Vascular
  • Neurosciences
  • Oncology
  • Women’s Services
3
Clinical Ancillary Services
  • Laboratory Services
  • Imaging
  • Pharmacy
3
Nursing
  • Nursing Administration
  • Staffing/Scheduling/Resource Allocation
  • Nursing Practice
  • Policies and Procedures
  • Transition of Care (Inpatient & Outpatient)
  • Rehabilitative/Therapeutics
3
Ambulatory
  • Revenue Cycle
  • Physician Relations
  • Ambulatory Operations
  • Policies and Procedures
3
Elective Rotations
(Total Duration: 9 months)

Duration
(months)

Human Resources -
Strategic Planning -
Finance -
Quality/Accreditation -
Marketing and Outreach -
Emergency Services -
Research -