Health information management

Why do a short course in health information management?

We have professional development short courses for those with a qualification in health information management or clinical coding.

Courses

Clinical Coding Auditing Course

The only one of its kind in the world, this unique course is designed to provide knowledge and develop skills in the auditing of coded data, analysing and reporting on audit outcomes, and development of strategies for dealing with these.

This is a five-month distance education course to enhance skills in auditing coded data and analysing, reporting and acting on the audit outcomes. You must have a qualification in clinical coding and extensive experience is recommended. You will work through the course material in a systematic way within a specified timeframe. Assessment will be by one major assignment and a final examination.

There are four modules in the course:

  • Module 1 - Principles of Casemix and Casemix Funding Models
  • Module 2 - Theory and Principles of Auditing
  • Module 3 - Statistical Analysis and Methodology
  • Module 4 - Audit Outcome

Fees

The course fee is $2,275.

We do not refund fees after the course starts. If you withdraw from the course before it starts, an administration fee of $100 will be deducted from your refund.

Payment

Once your place in the course has been confirmed you will be sent a link to make online credit card payments using our secure payment system.

How to apply

Clinical Coding Auditing Short Course

Information regarding the offering of the Clinical Coding Auditing course in 2017-2018 is available on the information brochure [PDF 625KB] and application form [DOC 52KB].

Enquiries

HIM Short Course  Co-ordinator
Email: coding@latrobe.edu.au

About the academic staff

You'll get to meet a large number of academics during your course, from tutors through to lecturers. You can view all the staff from the College of Science, Health and Engineering or focus on staff in Health information management.

About the academic staff

You'll get to meet a large number of academics during your course, from tutors through to lecturers. You can view all the staff from the College of Science, Health and Engineering or focus on staff in Health information management.