Explores the changes occurring in the structure and delivery of health services as a result of technologies such as the Internet and telehealth. The unit considers the impact of such technology on consumers, communities, health professionals and health services.
|College/School||College of Business & Economics
Tasmanian School of Business and Economics
|Discipline||Australian Institute of Health Service Management|
|Coordinator||Doctor Joel Scanlan|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- International students
- Domestic students
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- Define the scope of e-health
- Analyse the drivers and challenges influencing the emergence and success of telemedicine, telehealth and other applications
- Link e-health to strategic directions of health care systems
- Discuss e-health services from the perspective of different stakeholders
- Analyse changes in the consumer/health professional relationship
- Discuss relevant standards for e-health applications
- Demonstrate an understanding of technical aspects of e-health applications
- Develop a project plan for an e-health program
- Describe some evaluation strategies for an e-health projects
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|Assessment||Project Proposal (30%)|Report (40%)|Plan (30%)|
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