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Postgraduate | ACU-HLSC506 | 2023

Strategic Management In Digital Health Service Delivery

Plan for optimized healthcare using current technologies and strategies. You’ll learn to plan, implement, and evaluate changes in the workforce and health system. Improve patient outcomes. Increase accessibility to healthcare.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
10 weeks

Start dates

  • 30 Jan 2023
  • 17 July 2023

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About this subject

  • On successful completion of this unit, students should be able to:

    LO1 - Reflect on strategic management principles to critically appraise the factors that influence decision making in health service delivery processes supported by digital health (GA1, GA2, GA4).

    LO2 - Evaluate the impact of changes to healthcare funding on aspects of health service delivery from a strategic management and equity perspective (GA1, GA2, GA4, GA9).

    LO3 - Apply knowledge of effective consultation, consumer advocacy and political lobbying in relation to strategic agenda setting in health service delivery within a digital health ecosystem (GA1, GA2, GA3, GA4, GA9).

    LO4 - Create digitally supported strategic management strategies that have potential to enhance health outcomes  (GA1, GA2, GA3, GA4, GA6, GA9).

Entry requirements

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

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • ACU-HLSC659 (Not currently available)

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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