Courses & Units

E-Health CRH602

Introduction

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.

Summary

Unit name E-Health
Unit code CRH602
Credit points 12.5
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
Level Postgraduate

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 Off-Campus International 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 21/2/2022 22/3/2022 11/4/2022 29/5/2022

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Learning Outcomes

  • 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
Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
069999 $1,002.00 $1,002.00 not applicable $2,402.00

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Teaching

AssessmentProject Proposal (30%)|Report (40%)|Plan (30%)
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Textbooks

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