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Quality and Safety in Health Care

Postgraduate | ACU-HLSC604 | 2024

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
10 weeks
Start dates
29 Jan 2024

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Quality and Safety in Health Care

About this subject

  • On successful completion of this Quality and Safety in Health Care, students should be able to:

    1. Analyse issues/factors that influence, or are influenced by, the emergence of the quality and safety movement in health care including accreditation programs, health care standards and the consumer movement (GA1, GA4, GA7)
    2. Evaluate risk management strategies and processes that are designed to identify and minimise potential risk, manage adverse events and promote ethical, safe, quality patient care in digitally supported healthcare (GA2, GA3, GA4, GA7)
    3. Create strategies to improve health outcomes that incorporate moral responsibility toward the common good as well as a person-centred care approach (GA1, GA2, GA3, GA4, GA5, GA6, GA7)

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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