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Safety and Quality in Health Care

Postgraduate | CUR-HTHM503 | 2024

Analyse history and development of safe and quality healthcare in Australia. Lead a strategic and coordinated healthcare approach.Collaborate with consumers, staff, researchers and policy makers to improve safety and quality for healthcare providers

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Study method
100% online
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Enrol by
7 July 2024
Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
14 weeks
Start dates
15 July 2024

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Safety and Quality in Health Care

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. explain definitions and theoretical concepts of quality and safety in health
    2. apply tools techniques and methodologies to measure and improve quality and safety
    3. analyse the impact of human factors on outcomes in health care systems
    4. assess the extent to which organisation-related factors may be contributing to quality and safety approaches
    5. critically evaluate requirements for a comprehensive approach to management of quality and safety in healthcare organisations
    6. evaluate ways in which healthcare organisations can develop a coordinated, strategic approach to addressing quality and safety issues.

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No entry requirements

Additional requirements

  • Equipment requirements - Audio/Visual equipment

Study load

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

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