Resources Under Development

Resources under development

District HETI collaboratively develops online learning resources in response to education and training priorities identified by the Local Health Districts across NSW Health. When complete, these resources are made available to NSW Health staff in My Health Learning.

The following courses are currently being developed by District HETI:

Last updated 16 June 2019






Acute Swallow Dysphagia Awareness

An awareness video to Improve clinician attentiveness of dysphagia, its causes, risks and principles of immediate care.

Medical, nursing and
allied health staff caring for patients with dysphagia.



Acute Swallow Screening in Stroke/TIA (Broader Audience)

An instructional program on how to complete the ASSIST tool. The ASSIST tool enables early identification of potential swallowing problems, prior to oral ingestion of food, fluids and medicines.

Doctors, allied health,
nursing and midwifery
staff in NSW Health



Consent to Medical Treatment

This 20 minute module explains how, when and from whom written consent needs to be obtained for medical treatment in line with the information outlined in the updated Consent to Medical Treatment Manual.

Junior Medical
Practitioners, Nurses
and nurse practitioners,
Interns, Registrars/
consultants, Allied
health staff




This program will address early recognition, basic cognitive and delirium screening, intervention and management of delirium in hospital and community settings.

Doctors, nurses,
midwives and allied health practitioners in acute facilities and community health settings.

eLearning - Video


eHealth and Healthshare training series

The purpose of the series is to train nominated eHealth and HealthShare staff to design, build and test system training products to comply with best practice design and HETI quality standards for deployment on the My Health Learning platform. It is a two-part series including quality check and review sessions and a
‘Best practice principles for design of system training products’ workshop.

eHealth and Healthshare
eLearning development teams/staff

eLearning and face-to-face


Frailty for Allied Health CliniciansDevelopment of an education package in Frailty for Allied Health Clinicians to enable staff to deliver excellence in the quality of health care to the frail patient.

Allied Health Clinicians



Med+Safe an evaluation

Pilot and evaluation of the Med+Safe eLeanring in five Local Health Districts. Med+Safe is an online module for medication and fluid calculations.

Nurses and Midwives
in the five Local Health Districts involved in this pilot.



Safe Use of High Risk medicines


Rebuilds / Other


Code of Conduct

Rebuild of mandatory Code of Conduct module.

NSW Health Staff

eLearning game


Medical Terminology

An update to the existing program: Medical Terminology Education and Practice

For people who work in a health care environment and support a range of health sector roles


Strengthening Foundations

This project will rebuild and refresh the current four modules, which are intended to be completed together; but can also be completed as stand-alone modules. The online component complements a a two day 'Strengthening Foundations' workshop learners may want to complete in parallel with this eLearning (for more information, contact the Training & Support Unit for Aboriginal Mothers, Babies and Children).

Aboriginal Health Officers & Nurses/Midwives working in/with Aboriginal communities



Violence Prevention and Management