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Health Administration Training Package Project: Endorsed - Awaiting Publication

SkillsIQ, under the direction of the Technicians Support Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC), has completed a project to update the existing Certificate IV in Health Administration Qualification and four existing Health Administration Units of Competency to ensure that individuals who work in senior operational or team-leading roles in the health industry have access to the appropriate skills and knowledge to meet the current and future needs of the Australian health care system.
SkillsIQ, under the direction of the Technicians Support Services Industry Reference Committee (IRC), has completed a project to update the existing Certificate IV in Health Administration Qualification and four existing Health Administration Units of Competency to ensure that individuals who work in senior operational or team-leading roles in the health industry have access to the appropriate skills and knowledge to meet the current and future needs of the Australian health care system, especially in regional and remote areas where there is limited access to doctors or nurses.
 

The Technicians Support Services IRC, comprised of stakeholders and subject matter experts from across Australia, worked on updating the Packaging Rules of the existing Certificate IV in Health Administration Qualification and four existing Health Administration Units of Competency.

We thank everyone who provided feedback via the feedback forum, email and attended workshops and webinars to inform this project to date.

          Project Governance

          The Technicians Support Services IRC was comprised of a number of key expert stakeholders within the industry, as follows:

          Project Status – Endorsed - Awaiting Publication

          The Case for Endorsement and Final Drafts of the Health Administration Training Package Products were approved at the October 2021 AISC meeting and have been endorsed by State and Territory Skills Ministers. However, due to the delay in finalising the Individual Support project (see here for further details) the Health Administration Training Package Products are currently awaiting publication on training.gov.au. At this time, we are unable to provide a date for publication, however, we will advise stakeholders via an e-blast when this occurs.

          One Qualification:

          • HLT47321 Certificate IV in Health Administration.

          Four Units of Competency:

          • HLTADM008 Administer and coordinate Telehealth services
          • HLTADM009 Manage Telehealth technology
          • HLTADM010 Facilitate a coordinated approach to client care
          • HLTADM011 Manage health billing and accounting system.

          Further Information

          For further information, please contact Devika Mudaliar on (02) 9392 8100, 0438 043 186 or via email at devika.mudaliar@skillsiq.com.au.