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Defense Health Agency

Various training opportunities are offered throughout the Defense Health Agency. Many are found on JKO and some are listed below for your reference.

Training opportunities from this provider

  • Education and Training (J7) (Variety of formats)
    Defense Health Agency Education and Training (J7) is all about developing skilled and knowledgeable employees who are adaptive, flexible, and focused on the future through innovative training solutions designed just for you. Our programs and training solutions are available to all DHA employees ...
  • Fraud and Abuse Basic Course (Online; Downloadable PDF file)
    Offered by the Defense Health Agency Program Integrity Office, this course will help participants increase their knowledge of anti-fraud activities, increase awareness of health care fraud and abuse, identify their role in fighting fraud and abuse against the Military Health System, identify ...
  • HIPAA and Privacy Act Training (Online)
    The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and Privacy Act training is required of all Defense Health Agency (DHA) civilian, military, and contractor personnel. The mandatory HIPAA and Privacy Act training course must be completed within 30 days of on-boarding and annually, ...
  • Managed Care Pharmacy Residency Program (Resident)
    Offered by the Pharmacy Division, the purpose of the Managed Care Pharmacy Residency (PGY1) Program is to develop pharmacists who are valued members of the health care team, so they can provide clinical and cost effectiveness evaluations to support the DoD Pharmacy & Therapeutic Committee. The ...
  • Patient Safety Professionals Course (Resident)
    A five-day, interactive course designed for new Patient Safety Professionals working within MHS military treatment facilities who have been in their role less than one year. To get more information about the course and registration process, please contact the DoD Patient Safety Program. Service ...
  • Patient Safety Reporting v1.01 (Online)
    This course introduces basic navigation and functionality features of the Joint Patient Safety Reporting system and the roles of system users, such as event reporters, event handlers, and investigators. The course can be accessed through the Joint Knowledge Online (JKO) Learning Management ...
  • Root Cause Analysis (Online)
    This self-paced elearning module is available to MHS military treatment facility staff and outlines the DoD Patient Safety Program’s suggested practices for conducting a root cause analysis, or RCA. The course follows the RCA process from the initial reporting of a patient safety event through ...
  • Data and Billing in Sync: 1500 (02/12)/837P (Online)
    Offered by the Uniform Business Office, "Data and Billing in Sync: CMS 1500 (02/12)/837P" is a comprehensive guide to filling out the item numbers in the Professional Claim form. Upon successful completion of the training, a certificate of completion will be issued. CEU approval is in process.
  • Data and Billing in Sync: UB-04/837I (Online)
    Offered by the Uniform Business Office, "Data and Billing in Sync: UB-04/837I" is a comprehensive guide to filling out the form locators in the Institutional Claim form. Upon successful completion of the training, a certificate of completion will be issued. CEU approval is in process.
  • Patient Category Training Module (Online)
    Offered by the Uniform Business Office, the Patient Category (PATCAT) Training Module has been refreshed and provides detailed information for understanding the purpose of PATCAT codes, how they are structured and assigned, where to seek help, and additional resources.
  • Defense Medical Readiness Training Institute (Resident and Non-Resident)
    This tri-service organization, located at Fort Sam Houston, Texas offers both resident and non-resident joint medical readiness training courses as well as professional medical programs in: Trauma Care, Burn Care, Disaster Preparedness, Humanatarian Assistance and CBRNE.
  • DQMC Training Course (Resident)
    Offered by the Data Quality Management Control (DQMC) Program, the Data Quality Management Control (DQMC) Training Course is designed for those individuals who will function in the capacity of Data Quality (DQ) Manager.
  • Working Information Systems to Determine Optimal Management (WISDOM) (In Person with Webinar prerequisite)
    Offered by the Defense Health Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (DHCAPE) Office, the “Working Information Systems to Determine Optimal Management (WISDOM)” course provides guidance for MHS managers, data analysts and policy makers in the use of MHS data in support of operational questions, ...
  • DHCAPE Monthly Webinars (Online)
    Supplementing the 32 hour Working Information Systems to Determine Optimal Management (WISDOM) course, the Defense Health Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (DHCAPE) Office also provides monthly one-hour Defense Connect Online (DCO) sessions on various topics.
  • Standards for Quality Immunization Practice Course (Resident)
    Offered by the Immunization Health Branch, the Standards for Quality Immunization Practice Course (SQIPC) is a one-day course designed to ensure healthcare personnel are trained in vaccine policy, vaccine safety, effectiveness, and the standards of military immunizations.
  • Immunization Program Leaders Course (Resident)
    Offered by the Immunization Healthcare Branch, the IHB Immunization Program Leaders Course (IPLC) is a two-day course designed to ensure credentialed healthcare providers, clinical managers, and other senior leaders understand responsibilities for the successful management of an immunization ...
  • Allergy and Immunizations Program (Resident)
    Offered by the Immunization Healthcare Branch, this 5.5-week course's mission is to train medics, corpsmen, and nurses to provide immunization and allergy services. The first 10 days are spent in the classroom learning the basic information and procedures.
  • Principles of Military Preventive Medicine Course (Resident)
    This 9-week course (#6a-F5) is designed to provide Army Medical Department (AMEDD) officers with the skills and knowledge to function in preventive medicine specialty areas at an entry level.

DHA Address: 7700 Arlington Boulevard | Suite 5101 | Falls Church, VA | 22042-5101

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