HLT47315 - Certificate IV in Health Administration Course Details


Accreditation:

IHNA Nationally Recognized Training IHNA Course
Course Code: HLT47315 Award Titles :HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration
Duration : 50 Weeks Course Delivery :Face To Face
AQF Level : 4 Campuses : Victoria / WA /NSW
Fees : Click here for more details CRICOS Code: 092898B
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The HLT47315 Certificate IV in Health Administration is designed for those who work in a senior operational or team leading role in the health industry. Healthcare administrators and managers have the responsibility of streamlining health care services and increasing process efficiency within their facilities. They must be knowledgeable about administrative elements that could include planning, budgeting, supervising systems, and human resource management such as recruiting and managing personnel.

This course offers a nationally accredited qualification for Health Administrators who can practice at a senior operational or team leading role in health administration under direct or indirect supervision. They can work as Health Administration Staff in a variety of settings ranging from hospitals to clinics, private practices, and nursing homes, among other environments.

 
 
 
 
 
 
"Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply".
 

Course Overview

This course will be delivered and assessed over 50 weeks , which will be structured over four terms. This will include approximately 20 hours per week of study at home, with the aid of guides and online resources through the IHNA E-learning platform. Students must attend a mandatory two days simulation work shop at an IHNA campus each term.

Course Competency Details

14 Units are required for the award for this qualification including:

•   6 core units
•   8 elective units

Core Units

CHCDIV001

Work with diverse people

CHCLEG001

Work legally and ethically

BSBLDR402

Lead effective workplace relationships

HLTWHS003

Maintain work health and safety

BSBMED301

Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately

BSBMGT403

Implement continuous improvement

Electives

CHCPRP003

Reflect on and improve own professional practice

BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

BSBCUS403

Implement customer service standards

HLTADM004

Manage Health billing and accounting systems

BSBLDR403

Lead team effectiveness

BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals

BSBRSK501

Manage risk

BSBSUS501

Develop workplace policy and procedures for sustainability


* Work completed in Self Directed Learning time will be reviewed by an assessor

Face to face (on-campus) classes for 2.5 days a week for 50 weeks (over 4 terms) including practical placement of up to 120 hours

80 hours of placements

Notice: Please note that students who are studying in our Melbourne Campus will have to attend mandatory weekly one day class on every Saturday starting from 8th July 2017. Class timing will be 9 am to 5 pm.

International students should have:

• A satisfactory English Proficiency: A minimum IELTS overall score of 5.5 (Academic) with no band less than 5. IHNA accepts equivalent scores in OET, TOEFL iBT and PTE.
• Satisfactorily completed a minimum of year 12 or equivalent
• Must be of a minimum age of 18+ at the time of course commencement

In addition, all the applicants are required to have successfully completed an ACSF test conducted by IHNA and demonstrate competence as working at Level 3 for all indicators to enrol for this qualification (issued within the last 12 months from the time of admission).

Additional Requirement for professional experience placement (PEP).

• A satisfactory National Police Clearance / Australian Federal Police Clearance Certificate(AFP) / NCC will be required for placements.
• IHNA highly recommends students to complete the immunisation process before the Professional Experience Placement start date as some facilities will not provide placement to student without immunisation.

It is also essential for the student to possess basic computer skills.

Physical requirements

While IHNA will work with you to make "reasonable accommodations" in the campus lab and classroom, there are work place practice conditions that occur in the workplace environment that are beyond IHNA's control. The physical requirements below are necessary to function in the healthcare facility and/or community setting. Students must be able to perform and complete course objectives and requirements with or without reasonable accommodations otherwise you will not be enrolled.

Skills and abilities that are needed to perform client care to pass the course objectives and requirements are:

Strength: Sufficient to assist with lifting and transferring a client, and perform CPR
Mobility: Sufficient mobility to bend, stoop, and bend down to the floor; ability to move around rapidly; and to move in small, confined areas.
Hearing: Sufficient to hear through the stethoscope to discriminate sounds; to hear cries for help; to hear alarms on equipment and emergency signals; and various overhead pages.
Vision: Sufficient to make physical assessments of client and equipment.
Communication: Able to communicate in both verbal and written formats; and interact with clients, staff, and faculty supervisors.

If you have a disability that will require reasonable accommodations to fulfil these requirements then please declare in your course application.

Face to face Delivery

Campus : Melbourne(Heidelberg) | Perth | Sydney(Parramatta)
Feb 05, 2018
Jul 02, 2018

Simulation workshops will be completed at the following venues:


Melbourne (Heidelberg) Campus

597-599, Upper Heidelberg Road,
Heidelberg Heights, Victoria 3081 Australia

Perth Campus

Level 4, Carillon City Arcade,
680-692 Hay Street Mall, Perth WA 6000 Australia

Sydney Campus

Level 7, 33 Argyle Street,Parramatta,
NSW 2150 Australia

Thank you for your interest in applying for the Certificate IV in Health Administration with IHNA. Before applying for the course, please check the entry requirements for this course.

If you require any assistance, please feel free to contact us on: enquiry@ihna.edu.au or call us on: +61 3 9455 4400

 

Note: Information provided as a guide only. The units taken into account may vary depending on the course provider. Please contact us for specific information on units and credit transfers.

 

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Pathways and Careers

This course may have pathways to higher level degrees such as the Diploma of Nursing, Advanced Diploma of Nursing, Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Midwifery. Please visit our Pathway Planner for more information about different pathway options.

Successfully completing this course will enable you to work as a Health Administration Staff member in various healthcare settings such as Medical centres, Dental clinics, Hospitals and Community Health Centres, among others.

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