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Level 5 Award Leading and Managing Assistive Technology in Health and Care

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Course overview

In recent years, the use of Assistive Technology in the Health and Care sectors to improve people?s quality of life has been increasing, and the demand for skilled healthcare workers trained in its use is growing.

If you are a professional working in a managerial role within a health and care setting, this advanced course will develop the strategic knowledge and operational expertise needed to effectively manage the use of assistive technology to improve care delivery and support individuals with a range of needs.

Course information

During the course, topics covered will include:

  • The types of assistive technology used in health and care environments
  • Using, troubleshooting, and matching assistive technology to individual needs
  • Legal frameworks and ethical considerations related to assistive technology
  • Procurement processes for assistive technology and regulatory compliance
  • Risk assessments for assistive technology and mitigation strategies
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of assistive technology and strategies for improvement