This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to select, use and maintain Telehealth technology according to organisation needs. It requires the ability to protect the security of data, particularly in relation to client confidentiality and privacy.
It applies to individuals in small to medium sized organisations who play a role in coordinating Telehealth activities in line with policies, procedures and protocols and legal and ethical requirements surrounding clinical risk management and governance.
The skills in this unit must be applied in accordance with Commonwealth and State/Territory legislation, Australian standards and industry codes of practice.
No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.