Health Informatics available at Levels 2 and 3
The Level 2 (Intermediate) qualification covers the skills and knowledge for dealing with paper or electronic data/information in the following key areas; Input and handling of data, validation and quality assurance of data, production of reports from a variety of sources and the dissemination of information; including all aspects around its storage, security and disclosure.
The Level 2 (Intermediate) Apprenticeship provides certification of competence for those working or wishing to work in the Health Informatics Career Framework in such positions as:- Receptionists, Administration assistants and Health records clerks, Data entry clerks and clinical coding.
The Health Informatics qualification will benefit both businesses and employees by enabling them to meet many objectives of which a few are listed below.
At Level 2; With guidance a learner will be able to process, report and use data held in a paper based format or within an ICT system. When using an ICT system to gather, store or report on data the candidate may be using standard or bespoke software relevant to their organisation.
On completion of the qualification, the trainer will discuss any opportunities for progression onto further qualifications, potentially the Level 3.