Professional Certificate in Telehealth

from Northeastern University’s Bouvé College of Health Sciences

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  • Complete 100% online coursework
  • Take one course, several, or the full certificate
  • Finish your certificate in 7 months or less
  • Earn continuing education hours

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Submit your info to access the brochure and curriculum.

Help Move Health Care Forward

Meet the growing need for virtual healthcare providers while building skills in informatics, artificial intelligence and virtual communication.

Northeastern University’s Professional Certificate in Telehealth focuses on the latest technology and knowledge that can help enhance your existing practice.

You’ll learn about:

  • Social and immersive media
  • Remote care communication and delivery
  • Virtual team management
  • Machine learning
  • Legal, regulatory and privacy requirements
  • Technology assessment

Program Overview

Make progress at your own pace

This interdisciplinary online certificate program is composed of nine courses in four main content areas that address various aspects of remote patient care.

Complete all nine courses in any order to earn your full professional certificate in telehealth, or pick and choose courses from particular subject areas to target your learning.

Full Professional Certificate in Telehealth Courses

  • The Psychology of Virtual Communications
  • Social and Immersive Media in Healthcare
  • Interprofessional and Virtual Team Management
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Health Informatics
  • Remote Care Delivery and Operational Requirements
  • Legal, Regulatory, Privacy and Security Requirements in Telehealth and Telecare
  • Immersive Technology Trends and Innovation
  • Technology Assessment

Take one or multiple courses from the following content areas to focus on a specific aspect of remote patient care.

Communication and Collaboration in Virtual Care

Learn the social and psychological principles behind virtual communication.

COURSES

  • The Psychology of Virtual Communications
  • Social and Immersive Media in Healthcare
  • Interprofessional and Virtual Team Management

Artificial Intelligence and Health Informatics in Virtual Care

Gain a basic understanding of AI and the critical role it plays in modern healthcare.

COURSES

  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Health Informatics

Delivery, Operations and Legal Issues in Virtual Care

Study remote healthcare delivery and explore evidence-based approaches to improving telehealth services.

COURSES

  • Remote Care Delivery and Operational Requirements
  • Legal, Regulatory, Privacy and Security Requirements in Telehealth and Telecare

Technology in Virtual Care

Explore evolving and immersive technologies and determine how to evaluate their use for effective practice.

COURSES

  • Immersive Technology Trends and Innovation
  • Technology Assessment

Earn up to 90 continuing education hours

Participants who complete each course and evaluation are awarded 10 contact hours per course by the Northeastern University School of Nursing, accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

MaineHealth’s Office of Continuing Education is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Education (ACCME) and provides credit for the American Medical Association Physician’s Recognition Award.

Maine Medical Center has designated these educational activities for up to 10 AMA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation of the activity.

This certificate is developed by Northeastern University’s Bouvé College of Health Sciences.