Faculty of Health

Patients' Rights


Help support the rights of patients.

Patients' Rights aims to develop your knowledge of the Australian healthcare system with a focus on the legal and ethical aspects of patient rights, including access, participation, respect, privacy, and safety. Explore aspects of patient rights and apply these to healthcare situations in a practical way, as healthcare professionals and providers, carers and consumers.


icon-PC Online: Patients' Rights is a fully online unit, designed to provide you with the skills to navigate interactions with the healthcare system.


icon-PC Study without tuition fees (conditions apply)



icon-speech What people are saying:

This unit is offered within the Diploma of University Studies (Health Science) at the University of Tasmania. The Diploma of University Studies (Health Science) is a flexible, interdisciplinary course that allows students to design their own study plan by choosing a combination of units based upon personal preference and career goals. Part- or full-time study modes are available. After completing Patients' Rights, the opportunity exists to undertake further units within the Diploma of University Studies (Health Science).


Location: Online

Commences:
Semester 2
11th Jul 2016

General Enquiries:
course.info@utas.edu.au
(03) 6226 2066

Browse more units on offer here