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Online Master of Digital Health: Careers

Make an impact in the growing digital health field

AIDH-aligned subjects

Future-focused technical training

Today’s leading healthcare organisations need professionals with specialised training to develop, implement and manage digital health innovation. La Trobe’s Master of Digital Health gives you the industry knowledge and technical expertise to take the next step in your career.

With La Trobe, you’ll enhance your skills in the following areas:

  • Health Big Data and the Internet of Medical Things
  • Telehealth and virtual models of care
  • Health communication using digital platforms
  • Digital health design and implementation
  • Digital health trends
  • Strategic digital transformation of health

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Meet industry demand for digital health and informatics experts

Healthcare delivery is changing in Australia and across the globe. More than ever, organisations rely on technology to support clinicians and enhance care quality. Digital health professionals are leading the way by facilitating this transformation among consumers, healthcare organisations and government agencies.

The Master of Digital Health from La Trobe provides the comprehensive training you need to graduate workforce-ready. You’ll study the latest digital health trends, innovations and frameworks to prepare to meet the current and future needs of various healthcare industries.

Qualify for a range of digital health careers

Digital health consultant

Identify organisations’ unique technological needs and requirements, then work with stakeholders to design strategic solutions.

Digital health project manager

Manage and deliver digital health projects that improve digital capabilities and care outcomes.

Digital health researcher

Stay ahead of the latest digital health innovations by executing research related to digital health applications, developments, implementations and evaluations.

Digital health technopreneur

Develop and market disruptive products that target various digital health segments in collaboration with healthcare partners and healthtech organisations.

Digital health transformation manager

Lead digital health initiatives and help implement data technology systems to enhance clinical workflows.

Health information specialist

Gather and analyse health-related data to deliver optimal care management in a variety of healthcare settings.

Course outcomes

When you graduate from La Trobe’s online Master of Digital Health, you will have the technical skills to help transform healthcare delivery using innovative and efficient digital approaches. We’ve aligned this course with the Australasian Institute of Digital Health’s (AIDH) health informatics competency framework, so you’ll be ready to:

  • Apply advanced analytical and problem-solving skills to complex issues in evidence-based digital health practice.
  • Apply principles and key concepts in designing, developing, implementing, and managing contemporary digital health solutions.
  • Critically analyse and interpret health-related data and technical information to present conclusions.
  • Participate in the research and innovation cycle to improve healthcare by initiating, applying and evaluating digital health solutions.
  • Critically evaluate digital health technologies to enhance clinician/consumer experience, patient care and safety, and improve outcomes.
  • Critically analyse digital health trends to address current and emerging needs within the healthcare ecosystem and community.

If you choose to pursue the Graduate Certificate in Digital Health, you will learn to:

Career support from La Trobe

As you get ready to advance your career, La Trobe’s career services team and alumni community are here to support you. You’ll graduate ready to put your best foot forward to secure the role you want.


Get resume support through our CareerHub to write effective, targeted resumes. You have access to 24/7 automated feedback online and you can request personalised feedback from a career adviser. Learn more.

Interview Preparation

Use our free online tool – Big Interview – to get ready to nail your interview. Know what to expect and practise general, behavioural and technical questions for over 140 industries and sets. Use the Answer Builder tool so you can find the right stories to tell in answers to questions. Finally, get hands-on experience with practice interviews as you’re coached by an expert.

Alumni Community

As a graduate of La Trobe University, you’ll have access to our team of career advisers. To arrange an appointment, please complete the Alumni Career Consultation request form.


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