HLT57715

Diploma of Practice Management

Diploma of Practice Management

The Diploma of Practice Management (HLT57715) from Foundation Education, will equip you with the leadership and management skills you need to advance your career or change career within the medical sector. You will learn how to guide staff and achieve business goals, manage risk, implement infection control policies and most importantly, deliver a high level of service to patients.

Once attained, the Diploma of Practice Management will equip you with the skills and knowledge you require to contribute to a business’s strategic direction and ensure daily operations run smoothly. This health qualification will enable you to work as a Practice Manager or Health Administration Manager, in which you ensure quality patient care by managing all administrative processes in different healthcare facilities.

As a Practice Manager, you will be responsible for organising and controlling the functions and resources of professional practices, such as administrative systems and practice personnel, as well as managing the promotion and operations of small to medium-sized health practices. This includes managing patient records and accounts, ensuring work health and safety compliance and coordinating personal activities such as hiring, performance management and job training.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

HLT57715 Foundation Education Career FAQs

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  • Qualification:
    Diploma
  • Study mode:
    Online
  • Payment options:
    Payment plan
    Upfront payment
  • Duration:
    Self-paced; complete within 12 months
  • Start date:
    Anytime - start today!
  • Awarded by:
    Foundation Education (RTO: 22557)
  • Location:
    Online
  • Career Outcomes:
    Practice Manager | Health Facilities Manager | Practice Owner | Dental Practice Manager | Nursing Practice Manager | View All

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Course Rundown

The Diploma of Practice Management (HLT57715) from Foundation Education, will equip you with the leadership and management skills you need to advance your career or change career within the medical sector. You will learn how to guide staff and achieve business goals, manage risk, implement infection control policies and most importantly, deliver a high level of service to patients.

Once attained, the Diploma of Practice Management will equip you with the skills and knowledge you require to contribute to a business’s strategic direction and ensure daily operations run smoothly. This health qualification will enable you to work as a Practice Manager or Health Administration Manager, in which you ensure quality patient care by managing all administrative processes in different healthcare facilities.

As a Practice Manager, you will be responsible for organising and controlling the functions and resources of professional practices, such as administrative systems and practice personnel, as well as managing the promotion and operations of small to medium-sized health practices. This includes managing patient records and accounts, ensuring work health and safety compliance and coordinating personal activities such as hiring, performance management and job training.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

Eligibility

Education
You will need to have completed year 12, or equivalent. Equivalency can be demonstrated by one of the following:

  • A qualification at Certificate II level or higher OR
  • 2 years of industry experience in a role that requires the use of written documentation and communication.

Minimum Age
You will need to be at least 16 years old. If you are under 18 your enrolment form will need to be signed by a parent or guardian.

Residency Status
You will need to be a permanent Australian resident or equivalent.

Computer Requirements

In order to complete the on-line part of the course you will need regular access to the following:

Computer:      Laptop or desktop computer with working speakers or headphone points

Internet:        High speed internet such as Broadband or ADSL, T1/T2, fibre optic

Windows :     Operating system – Windows 8 or above

Internet Browser: Google Chrome, Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

MAC :            Operating system - OS X 10.14 Mojave or later

Software:       Flash, Adobe Reader, Microsoft Word (or Open Office which is free to download)

In this practice management course, the subjects you will study include:

  • BSBWOR501 – Manage personal work priorities and professional development
  • BSBCUS501 – Manage quality customer service
  • BSBRSK501 – Manage risk
  • BSBADM502 – Manage meetings
  • BSBWOR502 – Lead and manage team effectiveness
  • BSBHRM506 – Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
  • BSBHRM501 – Manage human resource services
  • BSBMGT502 – Manage people performance
  • BSBFIM501 – Manage budgets and financial plans
  • BSBMED301 – Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
  • CHCDIV001 – Work with diverse people
  • CHCLEG003 – Manage legal and ethical compliance
  • HLTINF007 - Implement and monitor infection prevention and control standards, policies and procedures
  • HLTADM004 – Manage health billing and accounting system
  • HLTWHS004 – Manage work health and safety
  • HLTINF006 - Apply basic principles and practices of infection prevention and control

Foundation Education provides students with access to quality vocational education alongside their sister brand, the Australian Institute of Personal Trainers (AIPT), and a robust network of industry partners all around Australia.

With courses designed by industry experts, students gain the knowledge and experience to graduate with job-ready skills that employers seek. Plus, students can learn at their own pace and place through flexible online study.

Offering a wide range of Certificate and Diploma-level courses across Early Childhood Education and Care, Education Support, Allied Health, Dental Assisting, Health Services and more, Foundation Education has a vocational study option to take you where you want to go.

The Foundation Education difference means:

  • Flexible Online Study: Students can complete the theoretical component of courses online at their own pace.
  • Industry Relevant Courses: Course material is developed in consultation with industry experts to provide students with the comprehensive skills and knowledge required to graduate job-ready.
  • Dedicated Student Support: Our industry experienced Technical Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers can support students from enrolment through to graduation.
  • National Recognised Training: Every Certificate and Diploma offered is nationally recognised and accredited, meeting established industry needs and national quality assurance requirements.

Foundation Education is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO Number – 22557)

Dedicated Student Support – Foundation Education's industry-experienced Subject Advisors, Assessors and Support Officers will support you from enrolment through to graduation.

Where Will It Lead Me?

Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Diploma of Practice Management (HLT57715) from Foundation Education.

Whether you’re currently an administrator or you’re a health professional who wants to take the reigns of their business, this online Diploma of Practice Management (HLT57715) will ensure you know the inner workings of medical practices and validate your readiness to manage a team. 

 

Curious about where a career in practice management could take you? Potential job outcomes may include:

How Much Will It Cost?

Foundation Education offers flexible payment plans beginning from just $84.72* a week!

Enquire now to find out more about instalment plans or saving on your course fees by paying upfront.

Please note: This is a fee-for-service program.

*Payment plan total is $100 deposit + 78 weekly payments. Foundation Education uses the direct debiting services of Debitsuccess on payment plans. Payment plans will incur a $12 establishment fee, charged with the first instalment, plus a 3.63% transaction fee on each transaction. Weekly payment amount provided is already inclusive of the transaction fee.

 

 

 

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