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Equity in Health Care - PDC52632

It is well understood that some individuals and population groups in society have poorer health outcomes than others. This online micro-credential introduces how situational, psychological and social determinants of health, such as access to physical, cultural and financial resources, social and emotional resources and other barriers can have a profound impact on our health. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online

Fee

$25

DURATION

1 hour

It is well understood that some individuals and population groups in society have poorer health outcomes than others. This online micro-credential introduces how situational, psychological and social determinants of health, such as access to physical, cultural and financial resources, social and emotional resources and other barriers can have a profound impact on our health.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Standard Micro-credential Structure

Duration: 1 hour
  1. Define the meaning of social determinants of health
  2. Identify how social determinants can create inequities and social injustice for different groups of people
  3. Recognise the nurse’s role as an individual in the delivery of equitable health care.

Assessment

Online Quiz

There are no specific entry requirements, however, students enrolling in this course should work in the healthcare profession.

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the course, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

For direct access to the micro-credential, visit our Learning Management Site: Be Different

Simply set up an account on the site to pay and access the micro-credential you wish to study.