​​The vision of the Department of Health Systems Management is to establish itself as a leading center of research and teaching about health policy and management in Israel and internationally, while maintaining our core values of academic excellence; multi-disciplinarity; humanism and the commitment to ethical and social responsibility; and the provision of a respectful academic environment.   


Our mission is to improve the managerial, organizational and policy-making competences of Israel’s healthcare system, by training students for research, as well as for multilevel positions of health policy planning and management.


In order to achieve our mission, we are pursuing the following strategic objectives:

1.    To achieve excellence in research: through growth in faculty and research student numbers and in innovative research projects.

2.    To achieve excellence in teaching.

3.  To broaden national and international strategic cooperation, and to internationalize the program.

4.    To increase commitment to humanism, ethics and society.

5.    To differentiate our programs by developing additional unique specializations/tracks.​