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HEA8103 Management and Professional Issues in Aged Care Services

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Health, Engineering and Sciences
School or Department : School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery

Requisites

Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MMHN or PMHN or MNRS or MNSG or PDEV or GCHH

Other requisites

Students will require access to e-mail and have internet access to UConnect for this course.

Synopsis

The aim of this course is to address key administrative structures and processes essential to the functioning of organisations in residential and community aged care services. The significance of the role of human resource management and budgetary considerations in aged care settings will be addressed in view of a rapidly changing health care system. Relationships between health care providers and the older adult are analysed in terms of the responsibilities importance remove and influence of the role of health professionals.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 2, 2014 On-campus Fraser Coast