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Safety and Quality Health Care

  • Qualification:

    Course Unit

  • Study mode:

    Online

  • Payment options:

    Upfront payment

  • Duration:

    6 weeks

  • Start date:

    June 2019

  • Awarded by:

    Monash University

Course UnitCourse unit
Work towards a qualification one subject at a time, or complete a stand-alone course unit for personal interest or professional development. You may be eligible to receive Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) for studying this unit.

Course Rundown

‘Safety’ and ‘quality’ are two of the most important words for healthcare practitioners and patients. If you’re ready to expand your knowledge on measuring and monitoring the quality of healthcare practices, the single-unit Safety and Quality Health Care course from Monash Online is right up your alley.

This six-week course begins by exploring the historical factors that have led to quality measurement practices in the current healthcare sector. You’ll then move on to learn about the tools used to measure, evaluate and improve the quality of healthcare services, eventually designing your own quality improvement program to be delivered in a clinical setting.

Delivered entirely online, this course will equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to deliver the safest and highest possible quality healthcare.

Eligibility

There are no prerequisites for this course.

What You’ll Learn

This is a single-unit course and may be used toward credit for future studies in health.

Why study with Monash University?

Monash University offers its students a unique learning opportunity with their 100% online courses. Receive a premier experience with their personalised and interactive online courses in health, psychology and technology.

Undertake an online course and receive full access to instructors, fellow students, and dedicated tools including discussion forums and live video chat. With over 280,000 graduates and a ranking in the top 1% of the world’s universities (Times Higher Education Learning 2016-’17), Monash University is widely recognised and renowned as innovators of education.

Student Support

As a student of Monash Online, you’ll be able to access their study planner tool, which will aid you with your time management and act as your personalised study timetable.

Their simple to navigate online courses makes online learning as seamless as possible, plus you'll have a personal Student Success Advisor to guide you throughout your learning journey.

Exchange ideas, receive feedback and generate opportunities by connecting with instructors and peers in real time.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this unit, you will have an improved understanding of safety and quality measuring in the healthcare industry, and the ability to put your knowledge into practice using various tools and programs.

Successful completion of this unit can be used as credit toward a full qualification.*

*Subject to course entry requirements

How Much Will It Cost?

Finance options

The fee for this Monash Online course unit in health is $3,737.50.