Mr. Bijo Kunnumpurath – CEO and Managing Director
Health Careers International is a group of organisations committed to quality health education. This commitment is fulfilled through the establishment of three organisations: Institute of Health and Nursing Australia, Institute of Health and Management and Edusystems Australia.
The HCI Group commenced operations in 2007 and has trained over 5,000 students through IHNA, which is HCI Group’s RTO division.
The HCI Group comprises three divisions: The Institute of Health and Nursing Australia (IHNA), The Institute of Health and Management and EduSystems Australia Pty Ltd.
IHNA’s focus is firmly on the development and delivery of quality education, training and management systems for the healthcare sector.
It currently offers vocational education courses and continuing professional development programs from campuses in Melbourne, Sydney, Perth and through its partnerships internationally. IHNA has an extensive library of online programs. Flexible learning arrangements, allow students to balance their study and work commitments. Learning is further enhanced by simulated laboratory activities and professional work placements at healthcare facilities.
IHNA is governed by a Board of Studies, with a diverse and highly qualified membership that includes external members. The Board of Studies brings together experts from education, business and health to oversee and advise management and the academic staff. The Board ensures our programs remain relevant to industry, meet the high expectations of students and satisfy the changing requirements of industry. IHNA’s VET programs are accredited by Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) and the Initial Registration of Overseas Nurses program, return to practice and Diploma of Nursing accredited by both Australian Nursing Midwifery Accreditation Council and ASQA.
HCI Group also owns the Institute of Health and Management (IHM), which is a private Higher Education Provider, specializing in the provision of postgraduate higher education courses in nursing, nursing specializations and management. IHM is accredited by the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency, Australia.
Edusystems Australia is HCI Group’s technology division. It develops innovative online applications and enterprise systems that extend the capacity of client organisations to manage their compliance, quality systems and communication with internal and external stakeholders.
HCI Group’s component organisations each have unique and complementary roles in achieving the group’s vision of becoming a leading corporate group in delivering education and related services