WHO IS IT FOR?
This qualification reflects the role of allied health assistants who provide assistance to allied health professionals under predetermined guidelines.
Depending on the setting, work may include following treatment plans for therapeutic interventions and/or conducting programs under the regular direct, indirect or remote supervision of an allied health professional.
WORK PLACEMENT REQUIRED
To achieve this qualification, the candidate must complete at least 80 hours of work placement as detailed in the Assessment Requirements of the units of competency.
HCCCS010 Maintain a high standard of service
CHCCOM005 Communicate and work in health or community services
CHCDIV001 Work with diverse people
HLTAAP001 Recognise healthy body systems
HLTAHA001Assist with an allied health program
HLTINF001 Comply with infection prevention and control policies and procedures
HLTWHS001 Participate in workplace health and safety
BSBMED301 Interpret and apply medical terminology appropriately
HLTADM004 Manage health billing and accounting system
HLTAID003 Support First Aid (updated to HLTAID011 Provide First Aid in 2021)
HLTAHA025 Contribute to client flow and client information management in medical imaging