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Accessibility and inclusion in digital health

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In this free course, Accessibility and inclusion in digital health, you will consider some of the ways that people can access digital health in the UK and how they are able to take more control over their physical and mental health. 

This OpenLearn course is an adapted extract from the Open University course K102 Introducing health and social care.

Course learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • explain what is meant by digital health
  • identify the contexts in which digital health is used
  • evaluate some of the ways in which using digital health can give people greater control over their health.

First Published: 17/03/2021

Updated: 17/03/2021

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