Telehealth Practice Management CPD Course

Venue: GoodX Online Learning Centre
Cost: Free
Registration Number: DTO/001/P000032/2021/0043
CEUs: 2
Type of CEUs: Level 1 - Medical Ethics, Human Rights and Legal Issues pertaining to Health Sciences
Accreditation Validity: From 2021-07-12 to 2021-12-31
Duration: 90 minutes
Register: Click here to Register for this course
Enquiries: 012 845 9888 / [email protected]

Why Telehealth Practice Management?

Any healthcare practice is a business which needs to be managed effectively and efficiently in order to provide top healthcare to patients and be financially beneficial for owners, practitioners and personnel.

Telehealth operates within the larger practice management framework. Recently (during the COVID-19 pandemic) managing your practice has likely started taking place on a more online platform that involves new processes.

Good practice management causes a chain reaction that leads to more patients, increased profits and better healthcare.

Who Needs to Become Acquainted with this Information?

  • A healthcare practice that will be implementing Telehealth into their services;
  • The owner/practice manager of a healthcare practice who needs to design procedures to manage the practice with; and
  • The practice manager (or the person who fulfils the role of the practice manager) who needs to implement these critical business processes and check that the tasks are completed and reports are generated and analysed.

What is Telehealth?

Telehealth is playing an increasingly important role and there’s no sign of slowing down. To give you a brief description; Telehealth is the distribution of health-related services and information via electronic information and telecommunication technologies.

This allows long-distance clinician to patient contact, care, advice, reminders, education, intervention, monitoring, and remote admissions.

How to Implement Telehealth Practice Management into the Practice?

There are some basic critical business processes and tasks associated with the healthy operation of an online practice. The online practice management diagram illustrates the core processes and tasks that need to be implemented in a healthcare practice to be successful in the use of Telehealth systems.

Within each segment of the diagram, e.g. Appointments, there are numerous tasks that need to be performed to complete the process. This course explains the basic tasks related to each critical business process and why each task is necessary.