Patient Care Technician – Remote Services
The University of Florida Patient Care Technician – Remote Services course is an interactive 13 module educational program designed for individuals or healthcare personnel looking to expand their skillset to include telehealth facilitation and remote patient monitoring knowledge.
Through online lectures, readings and quizzes, this course will help individuals learn how to effectively communicate with patients and providers, and facilitate remote healthcare services.
Upon completion of the course, students will receive a professional certificate of completion.
Approx 6 Months
Who Should Attend
Anyone interested in entering the healthcare field.
Healthcare personnel interested in learning more about practical aspects of telehealth and remote patient monitoring.
Providers or administrators that want to learn more about the technical landscape and staff-facing issues surrounding telehealth facilitation and remote patient monitoring.
What You’ll Learn
Understand the legal requirements for providing healthcare advocacy and assistance with remote care modalities.
Demonstrate understanding of different classes of remote patient care tools, including remote patient monitoring devices and synchronous and asynchronous telehealth devices.
Facilitate synchronous and asynchronous telehealth encounters and relay clinical information between patients and providers.
Program participants must successfully complete the course with a 70%ile passing score or higher to receive the Professional Certificate.