This unit is also available in the Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma and Masters in Quality Services (Health and Safety).
Students completing this unit will have acquired knowledge about monitoring and measuring performance within a quality framework and apply knowledge of monitoring and measuring the quality of performance in complex simulated work environments.
|Unit name||Monitoring and Measuring Performance|
|College/School||College of Health and Medicine
School of Nursing
|Coordinator||Doctor Ugenthiri Naiker|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- identify and describe a range of measurement frameworks to measure and monitor health services performance
- discriminate and implement methods to quantify process performance or make judgements about systems performance and root causes of failure
- identify and select relevant methods to collect and communicate improvement opportunities and process improvements to health services practitioners and other
- integrate and apply theoretical frameworks that support knowledge creation and the quantification of system performance.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
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2 Please refer to more information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses.
3 Please refer to more information on eligibility for HECS-HELP.
4 Please refer to more information on eligibility for FEE-HELP.
Please note: international students should refer to What is an indicative Fee? to get an indicative course cost.
|Assessment||Quiz (25%)|Report- Process Map and Improvement Plan (45%)|Online Posts and Discussion (30%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
George, M. L., Rowlands, D., Price, M. & Maxey, J. 2005. The lean six sigma pocket toolbook: quick reference guide to nearly 100 tools for improving process quality, speed, and complexity, New York, McGraw Hill.
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