Telehealth is the distribution of health-related services and information via electronic information and telecommunication technologies. It allows long-distance patient and clinician contact, care, advice, reminders, education, intervention, monitoring, and remote admissions. The adoption of telehealth by both doctors and consumers is growing rapidly, with 67% of healthcare professionals. This programme provides an overview of telehealth and knowledge necessary to understand the role of the Telehealth Coordinator in a healthcare organization like implementation of various telehealth programs; analyse key regulatory guidelines, confidentiality, and reimbursement issues in telehealth; identify strategies that contribute to effective telehealth program development.
• Introduction to Telehealth and Telemedicine
• Roles and Responsibilities of Telehealth Coordinator
• Understanding Technology used in Telehealth Services
• Fundamentals of Video Communication and Telemonitoring System in Telehealth
• Electronic Medical Protocols (Patient Card, A Database Of Medical Information, Reimbursement and Legal Consideration)
• Developing and Management Telehealth Programs
• Ethics and Medico Legal Aspects of Telehealth
• Promotion of Telehealth Services and Recent Innovations
• Industry Based Case Studies
Graduation in Pharma/Medical/Biomedical/Biotechnology/Microbiology/Science and Candidates appearing for the final year of Bachelor's degree/equivalent qualification exam or awaiting their results, are eligible to apply.
The registration dates for this certification run by the institute are updated timely on the webpage. Effective E-learning tools incorporated into the design of the webpage make the certification lectures, videos and study resources easily accessible. This gives huge window of self-regulated and self-paced performance to the participants. After registration confirmation by the institute, required study resources, assessment test papers will be dispatched to the participants. These study resources are considered sufficient for the preparation of the certification exam. However, the participants should feel free to go through other study resources and resources as well. The certification examination will be notified after 2 months of the registration.
Rs. 20,000/- for Indian nationals and 600 USD for overseas Professionals. This covers the certification registration fee and examination fee. An additional membership fee of Rs 4500/-(USD 125 for overseas) is optional to pay in order to avail the services of Certified Study Resources and training for the preparation of the certification exam.
All the participants are expected to appear for online assessment. After successful completion the participants will be awarded Certified Telehealth Coordinator Professional Certification by IGMPI. For all the above mentioned elaborate study resources, Assessment test papers and case studies would be provided by the Institute from time to time. Details get updated on the webpage as well. The certification will be awarded after the required levels of knowledge, skills, professionalism and attitude are assessed through the IGMPI assessment process.
In case the participant is not able to pass the certification exam in first attempt/exam notification, he/she will have to re- register for the next scheduled examination by submitting re- registration form along with the re- registration fee of Rs. 1500/-(50 USD). However, the participants will be given sufficient flexibility in scheduling their "First" certification exam.
The Institute has partnered with many organizations for providing with placement assistance to in its participants. Besides, it has a robust placement cell comprised of senior level Human Resources professionals and Talent Acquisition experts which maintains close links with business and industry. This cell is continuously engaged in promoting the employability of our participants and encouraging the concerned Human Resources department and Hiring Managers to recruit/hire our participants for their vacant positions. The efforts of our placement cell also include helping with professional resume writing & interview skills.
In recent months the Institute has witnessed more and more participation from professionals working with global pharmaceutical and healthcare Companies like Teladoc, iCliniq, practo, Medlife, Portea Medica, Lybrate, 1mg, Global med, Vidmed, Telered providers, RankTech, Rijuven India
Mr Vinod Arora, Principal Advisor, IGMPI
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