Digital Health - 594

Ontario College Graduate Certificate
One year or less
OSAP Checkmark OSAP Eligible
This program provides extensive hands-on learning opportunities in business, health and technology in our state-of-the-art labs for the rapidly growing and critical field of digital health.

Program Highlights

  • This program is designed for students with a prior credential in the fields of health, business or technology. 
  • Design digital health solutions to improve patient care. 
  • Create best practices in administering digital health solutions while protecting patient safety and privacy. 
  • Participate in simulation labs where you will remotely monitor patients using digital health devices. 
  • Engage in hands-on experiential learning in our state of the art labs facilitated by our expert faculty 
  • Develop a comprehensive applied research project to address a current challenge in the digital health field.  
  • Study using extensive online learning to fit your busy schedule 

What you'll learn 

  • Examine the Canadian health care system with an emphasis on the systems, supports, and tools used in the province of Ontario.  
  • Develop, implement and evaluate digital health strategies and solutions that improve patient care. 
  • Respond to the digital health needs of patients and internal stakeholders. 
  • Recommend processes and procedures for maintenance and deployment of digital health solutions. 
  • Design and implement digital health solutions in compliance with current security policies, provincial standards, and industry regulations. 
  • Assess policies pertaining to privacy and security of personal health information and records including the Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI), Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA), and The Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA).  
  • Apply data analytics principles to produce data visualizations and build predictive models of disease transmission and treatment outcomes in order to inform decision making. 
  • Design and recommend telehealth and virtual care systems for safe and efficient remote patient monitoring and interactions. 
  • Evaluate the use of digital health technologies for self-care and remote care. 

Read more about Digital Health at Mohawk

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Program delivery

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Please note: in-person, virtual, and hybrid classes vary according to the program and some programs may be in-person only. Refer to the Program Overview for more information.

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Admission

Domestic and International student admission requirements

  • Ontario College Advanced Diploma, or Degree in Health, Business, Computer Science or related field. 
  • Or other equivalent post-secondary experience or qualifications will be considered by Mohawk. 

Language Requirements for International Students:

See below for accepted equivalents for Grade 12 English:

Applicants whose first language is not English will be required to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Don't have the necessary requirements?

Tuition and Fees

2024 - 2025 Domestic Tuition and Fees

DescriptionSemester 1Semester 2
Compulsory Ancillary Fees$832.02$785.16
Co-op FeesN/AN/A
Compulsory Program Fees$0.00$0.00
Domestic Tuition$2,728.68$2,728.68
Total Domestic Charges Per Semester$3,560.70$3,513.84
Total 1st Year Fees$7,074.54

Above fees based on full-time September program start date. Contact Student Services to confirm fees for other start dates or semesters.


2024 - 2025 International Tuition and Fees

DescriptionSemester 1Semester 2
Total Tuition & Ancillary Fees$9,000.00$9,000.00
Co-op FeesN/AN/A
Program Compulsory Fees$0.00$0.00
International Tax Recovery$450.00$375.00
Total International Charges Per Semester$9,450.00$9,375.00
Total 1st Year Fees$18,825.00

If you pay by wire transfer, please note your bank might charge you a fee to transfer money. Make sure your transfer includes the Mohawk payment and the wire transfer fee. This applies to each wire transfer payment you make.

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Financial Assistance

When it comes to paying for your education, investing in your future can be more affordable than you think. A Mohawk education is one of the most cost-effective means of acquiring the skills and knowledge you need to have a prosperous and rewarding career. 

As you start on your chosen career path, it's important to have a realistic set of expectations regarding the expenses associated with attending college. In addition to your tuition fees, you will also need to budget for books, supplies, housing, and other related living expenses. You may be able to supplement your income and savings with scholarships, bursaries, or loans. It pays to do some research into what types of financial assistance you may qualify for.

Available Financial Assistance Resources:

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By submitting a Scholarships and Bursaries Application every semester, students have access to over $3 million in Mohawk College scholarships, bursaries and Ministry-partnered funding to help meet their financial needs.

Financial Literacy and Money Coaching:

Whether saving for school, sticking to a budget, or planning for a major purchase, financial literacy affects us all. That's why Mo' Money is committed to helping our students improve their money skills and become more confident with their money.

Course Overview & Descriptions

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Experiential Learning

How you'll gain skills

To learn more, please visit the Centre for Experiential Learning.

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes, often referred to as ‘Program Standards', set out the essential learning that a student must achieve before being deemed ready to graduate.

In many cases these program learning outcomes were developed by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities (MCU) in consultation with employers and educators who are experts in the program field. To ensure the outcomes remain current and in line with industry needs, we invite our employers, graduates working in the field and current students to re-examine and update them during regular, ongoing program review focus groups.

Career Opportunities

Your future career options

  • Clinical Systems Analyst
  • Information Systems Specialist
  • Business Processes Analyst
  • Health Records Manager
  • Health Systems Technician
  • Health Informatics Specialist

Where you could work

  • Consulting
  • Hospitals
  • Provincial Government & Public Health
  • Research Institutions
  • Medical Clinics
  • Information Technology
  • Education

Educational Pathways

 

Pathways to Mohawk 

If you've successfully taken a course at another post-secondary institution, you may be able to earn course exemptions toward your credential here at Mohawk.


If you have successfully completed one of the following programs at Mohawk, you may be eligible to receive transfer credit in this program.

Transfer from

You can transfer to the Digital Health - 594 from the following programs:

Medical Radiation Sciences

Campus
Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster (IH)
Accreditation
Ontario College Advanced Diploma
Degree

Nursing (BScN)

Campus
Institute for Applied Health Sciences at McMaster (IH)
Accreditation
Degree

Business Analysis

Campus
Fennell Campus (FF)
Accreditation
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Receiving Program

Digital Health

Campus
Fennell Campus (FF)
Accreditation
Ontario College Graduate Certificate

Transfer to

You can transfer from the Digital Health - 594 to the following programs:

Mohawk College makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of each transfer opportunity. Please note that changes may occur in program offerings, admission requirements, and transfer credits granted by the receiving institutions. We advise all students to check with the receiving institution directly for the most up-to-date information.

Don’t see what you’re looking for? Search ONTransfer.ca for more pathways with Ontario public colleges and universities.

Mohawk College makes no warranty or endorsement of material contained within links to external websites, nor does the College assume any responsibility for the linked website or its contents.

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Domestic Canadian Students

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Phone: 1-844-767-6871

International Students

Contact International Student Recruitment
Contact our International Student Recruitment team for information on programs, how to apply, and student life.
Contact International
Email: intl.representatives@mohawkcollege.ca
Phone: 1-905-575-2254
Toll free phone numbers:
For general questions: 1-888-Mohawk9 (1-888-664-2959)
North China: 10-800-714-2521
South China: 10-800-140-2541
Brazil: 0800-022-7408
Philippines: 180011102544

Contact International Admissions
Contact our Admissions advisors for help with your application.
Contact International Admissions
Phone: 1-905-575-2254

*Not all programs are international eligible. Please see our programs available for international students.

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