Courses & Units

Clinical Redesign Diagnostics and Analysis CAM509

Hobart

Introduction

Students completing this unit will acquire advanced problem-solving and analytical skills for the ‘diagnosis’ of service delivery blockages, quality and safety issues, and system inefficiencies. The unit draws upon a solid theoretical and empirical basis, and introduces students to a range of best-practice clinical redesign models and tools for use within primary, secondary and tertiary health care contexts.

This unit is a prerequisite for CAM510 Clinical Redesign Solutions and Implementation. Students are expected to undertake a small clinical redesign project in their workplace as part of CAM509 and CAM510, with assessments tied to key project milestones. This work integrated learning approach provides students with the opportunity to improve patient care using evidence-based strategies while working towards an academic qualification.

Summary

Unit name Clinical Redesign Diagnostics and Analysis
Unit code CAM509
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Medicine
Discipline Medicine
Teaching staff

Dr Phoebe Griffin

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 Off-Campus Domestic Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 Off-Campus Domestic Domestic
Hobart Spring school (extended) Off-Campus Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 25/2/2019 22/3/2019 15/4/2019 2/6/2019
Semester 2 15/7/2019 9/8/2019 2/9/2019 20/10/2019
Spring school (extended) 28/10/2019 20/11/2019 23/12/2019 16/2/2020

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
2 2019: $1,169.00 2019: $2,321.00 061399

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Teaching

Assessment

1. Online quiz x 4 (10%)

2a. Presentation, 5 min (10%)

2b. Presentation, 20 min (40%)

3. Project plan, 2000 words (40%).

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Textbooks

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