Transformative Digital Skills for Healthcare

A training programme for healthcare professionals

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Transformative Digital Skills for Healthcare

Drive the future of healthcare!

The Transformative Digital Skills Programme is specifically designed by a multidisciplinary expert team to meet the rising demand for digital skills by healthcare professionals. 

The programme is composed of transversal skillstechnology  and management modules.

  • Transversal skills modules typically cover a broader, cross-thematic set of skills, necessary to understand and enable the digital transformation of healthcare. 
  • Technology modules focus on specific technology applications that have a direct impact on healthcare. 
  • Management modules are designed to meet the needs of healthcare professionals with management responsibilities.  

The modular structure allows participants to focus on individual learning paths and choose the most relevant skills to support their own learning journey. A combination of different modules is highly encouraged.

Our programme structure allows participants to select an individual pathway to acquire the specific skills they require. Our introductory module provides a broad introduction to the programme content, from which you can select the most applicable course.

The programme is delivered online with self -paced learning content, virtual classrooms and individual project work. The average learning time for a course will be 15 hours within a 3 to 5 week period. 

1. Understand emerging digital technologies

in order to anticipate the impact on your own workplace

2. Support innovations in digital healthcare 

to transform processes, structures and cultures and seize opportunities for impact

3. Measure the value and benefit of digital technologies in patient care

in order to improve the health and care sectors
 

  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Physicians
  • Hospital management

Experts in digital transformation for healthcare

The content has been developed by three partner organizations:

Oxford University Hopsitals NHS Foundation Trust

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der angewandten Forschung e.V.

Universitat de Barcelona

TheHill is a digital innovation catalyst based in Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, one of the UK's largest teaching hospitals and one of the largest hospitals in europe.

TheHill brings a profound understanding of the challanges within the health sectors and a deep understanding of clinicians, allied healthcare professionals and hospital management.

Learn more about TheHill and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is engaged with the Fraunhofer Academy and four Fraunhofer institutes. The Academy provides expertise about qualification requirements as well as in the delivery of complex blended learning programmes.

Experts of the Fraunhofer institutes Fraunhofer IMW, FIT, IPA and MEVIS contribute with their expertise in transformative technologies. 

Learn more about the Fraunhofer Academy, and Fraunhofer IMW, FIT, IPA and MEVIS

The Universitat de Barcelona is considered to be the best university in Spain in the QS World University Rankings in 2018.

Its Department of Mathematics and Computer Science has large experience in data science, machine learning, and human-computer interaction.

Discover our programme modules

Programme Introduction

M0 | Introductory Module

Transversal Skills Module

M1 | Essential Skills for Innovative Healthcare

Start: March 8, 2021

Apply by: March 5, 2021

Transversal Skills Module

M2 | Leading the Healthcare Transformation

Start: March 8, 2021

Apply by: March 5, 2021

Technology Module

M3 | Smart Devices for Healthcare Professionals

Start: April 12, 2021

Apply by: April 5, 2021

Technology Module

M4 | Security of Computerised Systems in Healthcare

Start: April 12, 2021

Apply by: April 5, 2021

Technology Module

M5 | Usability and User Experience (UX) of Medical Devices

Start: May 3, 2021

Apply by: April 26, 2021

Technology Module

M6 | Machine Learning for Precision Medicine

Start: April 12, 2021

Apply by: April 5, 2021

Technology Module

M7 | Integrated Healthcare

Start: May 3, 2021

Apply by: April 26, 2021

Management Module

M8 | Health Economics

Start:  May 3, 2021

Apply by: April 26, 2021

Specializations

Choose a specialization to advance your carreer. Modules need to be booked jointly in advance

Digital Skills for Healthcare Transformation Certificate

Combination of Modules 1, 2 & 8

Cost: 1515 €  

Digital Skills for Healthcare Technology Certificate

 

Combination of Module 1, 2 and two modules of your choice (M3-7)

Cost: 2050 € 

Digital Skills for Healthcare Champion Certificate

 

Completion of all 8 modules 

Cost: 4195 €

Group Discounts

Group discount (3-9 participants): A group of 3-9 persons is eligible for a 5% discount .The participants need to be taking the same module(s) and be invoiced jointly. These discounts cannot be combined with other discounts nor are available for sponsored fees.

Group discount (10+ participants): A group of 10 or more persons is eligible for a 10% discount The participants need to be taking the same module(s) and be invoiced jointly. These discounts cannot be combined with other discounts nor are available for sponsored fees.

For Students

Are you an enrolled student, interested in acquiring 3 ECTs? Four of the project modules – Basic Digital Skills, Machine Learning, User Design and Health Economics – are offered as an official, postgraduate course, given fully online by highly trained professors from the University of Barcelona. Registration will open soon. Click here to find out more.

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Empowering healthcare professionals to understand and support digital innovation in hospitals

Participants will gain an understanding of emerging digital technologies; how to transform processes, structures and cultures; and measure the value and benefit of these technologies in patient care.

A European team of leading experts in digital technologies and learning design have come together to create a programme that is innovative, interdisciplinary, and impactful; providing technical knowledge and transferrable skills.

Our programme structure allows participants to select an individual pathway to acquire the specific skills they require. Our introductory module provides a broad introduction to the programme content, from which you can select the most applicable course. The programme is delivered online with self -paced learning content, virtual classrooms and individual project work. The average learning time for a course will be 15 hours within a 4 to 5 week period. 

 

A training programme for healthcare professionals

Digital innovations are revolutionizing healthcare. From clinicians to hospital managers, healthcare professionals need to be able to innovate, adapt and engage with new technologies and the changing pace of medicine. Our programme enables you to lead projects and apply digital technologies in the health and care sectors. 

 

 

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