FAQs

Minimum time in which I can complete the program?

The Certified Digital Health Professional (CDHP) is a self-paced learning course and the average time taken to complete the course is one year.

If I am unable to finish it in time, what extension do I get?

If you are unable to finish it in time you will get three extensions of one month each.

If I finish early, do I get access to the next module?

No, we have a fixed schedule for releasing the course content.

How do I advance to the next module?

After completing all the chapters in one module and performing satisfactorily in the assessment you can advance to the next module.

Can I choose which course level I want to enrol in?

No, participants can’t choose because the course is designed in such a manner to give a sense of the basic understanding of the theoretical, technical and application aspects. So you will have to take all these three levels to make the best use out of the Certified Digital Health Course

When should I renew my CDHP Certificate?

You should renew your CDHP Certificate every three years.

How can I renew my certificate?

You can renew your certificate by taking the refresher course for CDHP.

What will be my learnings in this course?

This course will help you understand digital health right from the basics to the technical aspects of using digital health and also the applications of digital tools in day to day practice and profession.

Why should I take this course?

This course will help you upskill your existing knowledge of digital health tools and technologies and also provide the updated and latest information on various DHTTs and how to use them in your daily practice.

What is the fee for the course?

The course fee is INR 40,000.

What if I fail in the course?

This is a certified professional program meant for people who want to understand Digital Health. The idea of the course is to upgrade your knowledge of Digital Health. In case, you score less than 50% we recommend you to read the additional material and the certificate won’t be issued. To receive the certificate you will have to attempt the assessment and score above 50%. You will be given two attempts to get the certificate.

Do I get a score after the course completion?

Yes, you will get a score after the course completion.

How will the courses be delivered?

Reading material, video lectures from eminent speakers, MCQs at the end of each module, the content cannot be downloaded but will be available online 24*7 on our platform till you are enrolled in the program.

What is the cut-off to pass the assessment?

The cut-off to pass the assessment is 50%.

What do I do if I forget my password?

Go to login and click forgot password and a link to generate a new password will be sent to your registered email id.

How do I update my profile?

Go to my Dashboard, my profile, there is an option to update the information.

What is the affiliation/recognition of this course?

This is a professional program designed keeping in mind the practical applications for the learners. This course is developed with a clear understanding that the industry is ahead of academia, so it is a conscious decision to have the industry as a knowledge partner rather than an academic partnership. The faculty are the ones who have developed and deployed digital health solutions.

We wish to bridge the gap between theory and practice through this course as this is not going to be just a theoretical classroom course. Hence, it is independently offered by Digital Health Academy in association with various industry partnerships. Post successful completion, you can suffix ‘CDHP’ with your name which denotes that you are a Certified Digital Health Professional.

Will I be able to interact with the faculty?

You can interact with the faculty in the Q & A in the discussion forum and as and when there is a live discussion.

Can I leave the course in between?

Your course fee will be refunded if you leave the course within the first 30 days but after that also you can leave the course but the fee would not be refunded.

Will I get a certificate after completing the course?

Yes, you will get a certificate after successfully completing the course. It will be a digital certificate with a QR code so that you can upload it directly on professional platforms like LinkedIn. In case you need a hard copy of the certificate, extra charges will be applicable.

Will I get an Id card?

Yes, you will have a digital ID card and you can take a printout of it.

What are the other courses offered by Digital Health Academy?

Over time we will be launching more courses.

Can I request a module or course on a specific topic?

We will continue taking feedback from our esteemed learners and based on the feedback we will internally take a call on the new topic/specific modules.

Language of instruction for the programs?

The language of instructions for the course will be English.

How will this program help me in my career?

This program will help people understand the various aspects of Digital Health and its applications in clinical settings, and it is certainly going to be a value addition when deploying digital solutions or applying to companies offering digital health products or services. This course will fill you with the knowledge you need with regards to various aspects of digital health and also, help you in being better prepared in deploying digital health solutions in your practice or your organization with more confidence through knowledge gained.

In case of any queries regarding the conduction of the course whom should I contact?

The modules have an inbuilt mechanism to capture the feedback and interact with the admin in case of any queries.

Who all can take this course?

This program is intended for practicing clinicians, people working in healthcare settings, involved in the delivery of care, who wish to adopt Digital Health in their daily practice or implement Digital Health solutions in/or through their organization.

· Doctors

· Nurses, Pharmacists, Physiotherapists

· Health Counsellors

· Healthcare IT Professionals

· Public Sector Leaders, Community Health Center Heads, Primary Care Center Heads

· Technicians in Healthcare Settings

· Clinical Informatics professionals

· Hospital Administration professionals

· Medicos and healthcare students

How many hours do I need to give weekly to complete the program?

This program would require on average three hours a week, but the time can vary from learner to learner.

What is the eligibility criteria for enrolling in this Program?

People holding a medical degree or are in an administrative role or involved in healthcare delivery.

· Those pursuing a degree in healthcare/pharmaceutical sciences who intend to understand/implement Digital Health or make a career in Digital Health

Who will be delivering these Programs?

The courses will be delivered by experts in the Digital Health domain, who have developed and deployed digital health solutions.

What will be the mode of delivering the program?

The program will be delivered online. It’s a combination of study material and lectures and it’s a self-paced learning program.

How many hours do I need to give weekly to complete the program?

This program would require on average three hours a week, but the time can vary from learner to learner.

Can I pursue this along with my regular course or profession?

Yes, you can pursue this program along with your regular course or profession.

How will this program help me move up in my professional ladder?

Post successful completion, you can suffix ‘CDHP’ against your name which denotes that you are a Certified Digital Health Professional, which will indicate a higher level of professional competence in the industry.

Any additional benefits of taking the program?

Besides being a Certified Digital Health Professional, which will give you an edge in the industry and amongst your peers. Also, you will get access to many offerings from the Digital Health Ecosystem at our organization and through our network/partnerships aimed at scaling up the adoption of Digital Health across the globe. You will also join the global alumni of health professionals and become a part of the impact-full Digital Health Professionals network across the globe.