Course name Patient Safety and Service Design in Social and Health Care Online
Course date 12.09.2022 - 27.11.2022
Institution Novia University of Applied Sciences
Course language English
Credits 4 ECTS credit

Field Health and Wellbeing HUB
Teacher camilla Mattjus
Available for open UAS Chargeable
Level Bachelor

Queries related to enrolment practices
Enrolment period 15.08.2022 - 05.09.2022
OPEN UAS Enrolment

Patient Safety and Service Design in Social and Health Care Online

12.09.2022 - 27.11.2022

Course description

Course description:

  • Health care- and social welfare structures and organization by the public, private and third sector in Finland.
  • Treatment and service chains and design of social- and health care.
  • Principles of service profession.
  • Basic principles of health legislation in Finland.
  • Normative, resource and information guidance governing health care services.
  • Autonomy and right to self-determination.
  • Electronic services as a part of the service system.
  • Wellbeing at work as a nurse.
  • EU´s General Data Protection Regulations and Directive Data Protection Act.
  • Information Security and data protection in different nursing contexts.


No prerequisites required.

Assessment criteria

Final seminar, assignments.

Course way of working and time table

1.9-31.12.2022, Campus Online. More information will be sent to the participants closer to the beginning of the course.

Course info

Students need to have a computer, web camera, microphone and internet connection.