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Specialist Certificate Course in Healthcare Quality

4.5/5
  • Benefit from the knowledge and experience shared by internationally recognized experts
  • Access content online and through virtual classes
  • Obtain information from a global perspective
  • Study in your own time and access the resources 24/7
  • Receive and internationally recognized certificate
  • Learn and apply the best practice to your work environment
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Specialist Certificate Course in Healthcare Quality
4.5/5
Key Features
  • feature
    Benefit from the knowledge and experience shared by internationally recognized experts
  • feature
    Access content online and through virtual classes
  • feature
    Obtain information from a global perspective
  • feature
    Study in your own time and access the resources 24/7
  • Receive and internationally recognized certificate
  • Learn and apply the best practice to your work environment
  •  Course Duration
    2 months
  •  Next Batch Date
    30th November 2020
`25,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Course Description

Quality in healthcare is defined as the degree to which health services for individuals and populations increase the likelihood of desired health outcomes and are consistent with current professional knowledge. Healthcare interventions benefit the patients; but they can also harm them in some situations. Quality in healthcare is linked directly to patient safety and therefore it plays a major role in saving human lives. Healthcare professionals need to get trained on the fundamentals of quality of care and patient safety to improve health outcomes.

Medvarsity and the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), have together created a flexible, online education program on healthcare quality. This specialist certificate course on healthcare quality, covers topics right from introduction to healthcare improvement to the current quality improvement trends in healthcare.

Course Outline

The specialist certificate course on healthcare quality covers the following topics:

  • Quality Improvement Methods
  • Testing and Measuring change with PDSA cycles
  • Interpreting Data (Run Charts, Control Charts, Other)
  • QI Tools
  • Using Evidence Based Medicine to Achieve Quality Outcomes
  • Variation and Managing Clinical Processes
  • Spread
  • Generalizability and Sustainability
  • Publishing and Presenting QI Work
  • Informatics
  • How to Identify Process Problems for Improvement
  • Current QI Trends

Course Objectives

The objectives of this course on Healthcare Quality are to:

  • Explain the difference between quality assurance and improvement and know the 6 domains of quality
  • Explain benchmarking and how it can be used to improve quality; explain the difference between structure, process outcome, and balancing measures
  • Explain specific components of the PDSA cycle and ways of collecting and translating data from the “do” phase to the “act” phase
  • Describe the use of evidence-based medicine to improve quality in healthcare
  • Describe the five components of the lean-based daily management system
  • Describe the SQUIRE guidelines and their importance to publishing quality improvement work
  • Identify the most important quality indicators and describe the quality metrics that are required for submission to external agencies

Course Validity

  • 2 months. There will be an extra charge on the extension of the course validity.

Eligibility

  • Any graduate
  • Doctors, nurses, pharmacists, pharmacy managers, quality officers, patient safety officers, quality and safety managers, administrators, improvement advisors/consultants and quality specialists whose prime focus includes improving healthcare quality will benefit from this course.

Assessments

  • Online reflective learning assessments. The learner is tasked with applying the learning to one or more case studies or situations.

Certification

  • On completion of all course modules and assessments, successful candidates will receive a “Specialist Certificate Course in Healthcare Quality”, jointly from Medvarsity and ISQua.
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`25,000*

*Statutory taxes and levies not included. Taxes will be applied on checkout. Rates may vary based on management discretion.

Accreditation Partner(s)

Next Batch Start Date 30th November 2020

Course Duration

2 months

Accreditation Partner(s)

Available Payment Options

  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Bank Transfer
  • Loan