About the content
Learn how to implement healthcare improvement and innovation. This online course from Monash University will teach you.
On this course for health professionals working in healthcare management and administration, you’ll increase your understanding of complex healthcare systems, the capabilities and skills needed to mobilise new knowledge and identify processes for building ‘agency’ across the levels of the individual, the organisation and the wider system.
Through this, you’ll help lead a person-centred approach to behaviour change to reorient health systems toward prevention and the long term management of chronic conditions.
Week 1 - Understanding complex health systems
Complexity in healthcare
Problems and challenges in global healthcare
Variation in healthcare
Complex adaptive systems vs. traditional systems
Week 2 - Understanding healthcare improvement
Learning healthcare systems
Implementation and healthcare improvement
Implementation theories, models and frameworks
Strategies for mobilising new knowledge in healthcare
Implementation science and knowledge management
Week 3 - Leading change
Shifting knowledge – translation, exchange and utilisation
Capabilities and skills for knowledge management
Mobilising knowledge (within and across domains)
Frameworks for knowledge mobilisation
Capabilities and skills for knowledge mobilisation
Hi, my name is Rhonda Garad and I am the lead educator for the course: An evidence-based approach to polycystic ovary syndrome.
Monash University is one of Australia’s leading universities ranked in the world’s top 1% (Times Higher Education World University Rankings)
Monash University was established in Melbourne, Australia in 1958. In little more than 50 years, the University has become Australia’s largest university, earning an enviable national and international reputation for research and teaching excellence. Monash University is the youngest member of the Group of Eight, the coalition of Australia’s most prestigious research-intensive universities.
Monash is a global university possessing the ambition and ability to address momentous global challenges. It has campuses in Australia, China, Malaysia and South Africa as well as an education centre in Italy, and major partnerships with universities in the UK and India. For more information, visit www.monash.edu
FutureLearn is a massive open online course (MOOC) learning platform founded in December 2012.
It is a company launched and wholly owned by The Open University in Milton Keynes, England. It is the first UK-led massive open online course learning platform, and as of March 2015 included 54 UK and international University partners and unlike similar platforms includes four non-university partners: the British Museum, the British Council, the British Library and the National Film and Television School.