Introduction to Digital Health - PDM1130

Whether you’re looking to upskill, retrain, or take your career in a new direction, this unit will give you the skills and knowledge to harness new  and emerging technology to improve health outcomes.

Introduction to Digital Health is a fully-online credential exploring the intersection between health and technology. You’ll be kept up-to-date with the latest technology and digital trends in healthcare, and discover how to apply them in your workplace. It’s designed specifically for clinicians, allied health practitioners, technicians or those working in professional roles within the health sector.

We’ve collaborated with Siemens Healthineers, leaders in medical technology, to create this module. You’ll benefit from Siemens Healthineers’ global expertise in digitising healthcare, combined with the quality and recognition of a Monash qualification.


A$1900 (without assessment)
A$2400 (with assessment)

Who should attend

Introduction to Digital Health is designed for anyone working in the health sector (or looking to make the move) and interested in building skills and knowledge in digital health.

This includes:

  • Clinicians, nurses and allied health professionals
  • Health executives, administrators and professional staff
  • Technicians and technical staff working in healthcare
  • Researchers

Accelerate your qualification

Participants who complete the assessed version of this short course can* receive 6 credit points towards M6024 Master of Public Health or M6008 Master of Health Management.

*Maximum credit limits and minimum course entry requirements apply, see the terms and conditions page for more details. Credit is applicable for up to three years following the completion of the short course.

Enhance your CV

When you complete a professional development program with Monash, you're learning from a university that combines world-leading teaching, research and experiences, and consistently ranks in the world’s top 100 universities.

Upon completion of Introduction to Digital Health, you'll receive a Monash digital badge that enables you to demonstrate this with evidence of your course completion. It represents the valuable skills that you've gained through this professional development opportunity. By sharing your digital credential, you can build trust with your prospective employers and your professional network, and enhance your personal brand and your career. Find out more.

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