Associate Degree in Health SciencesCareer
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Promote positive health outcomes in the community or enhance patient outcomes through health information management. The choice is yours.
Graduates from the health promotion stream may find work in:
- government departments
- local government centres and agencies
- community health centres
- aged care agencies
- health promotion organisations
Graduates from the health information management stream are trained in clinical coding and may find work in:
- public and private hospitals
- government health departments
- health insurance companies
Skilled professionals are in demand for both streams and current job prospects for successful graduates are strong.
The program is connected to the health industry through the Program Advisory Committee and the involvement of program team members in various health organisations.
Professional recognition and accreditation
Health promotion stream
RMIT is applying for recognition with the Australian Health Promotion Association (AHPA) to enable graduates to obtain professional membership.
Health information management stream
RMIT is applying to Health Information Management Association of Australia Limited (HIMAA) for recognition of the Associate Degree in Health Sciences.