About this course
The advancement of technologies in health has led to an increase in reportable data breaches and cyber security attacks in Australia and around the world. With the COVID-19 pandemic increasing the demand for more online health services, there are ongoing concerns regarding the privacy of patient information. As a result, there is global push for the health sector to ensure the secure protection of public health data.
In this course you will learn about data privacy and security when using technologies in the health sector. You will also examine the ways that both individuals and health professionals can keep their private information secure and reduce the risk of a cyber-attack.