Courses & Units

Risk Management & Governance CAM621

Introduction

This unit examines current concepts, trends and barriers in risk, risk management and governance including clinical governance. In particular it explores the content and relationship between medico-legal issues; clinical error; consumer rights and services; occupational health systems; quality of service strategies; the systems and structures for the management of the law/health interface; and governance. On completion, participants should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the drivers behind the evolution of governance systems and devise implementation strategies.

Summary

Unit name Risk Management & Governance
Unit code CAM621
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School Faculty of Health
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Teaching staff

Wendy Quinn

Level Postgraduate
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
3 060101

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Flexible on-line Distance

Assessment

Report (x2) 1000 words each. Essay (x2) 2000 words each

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Textbooks

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