Developing a Cancer Center of Excellence (Independent study course)September 14, 2017 - December 14, 2017
The Ethio-American Doctors Group (EADG), a cohort of 250 physicians, is building a state-of-art hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The hospital is expected to consist of 300 hospital beds, 8 operating rooms, and an 80-room multi-specialty clinic. A team developed a high-level business plan for EADG Cancer Center to be built in Addis Ababa. The report included a financial and operating model which identified initial start-up/investment costs, equipment and staffing needs, operating model and operating expense estimates, patient mix and revenue estimates. The team also provided summary of key findings, ancillary recommendations and touched upon potential governance issues and solutions.