Interested in a Career in Nursing Informatics?

Interested in a Career in Nursing Informatics?

Nurses wanting to increase their knowledge and/or skills in nursing or health informatics have several avenues. Several universities have postgraduate coursework programs and nurses are advised to contact local universities to ascertain if they provide relevant programs or courses in both on-campus or distance education mode. The Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI) provides a [...]
Welcome to our new SA committee!

Welcome to our new SA committee!

HISA is pleased to announce the formation of a South Australia committee to lead digital health and health informatics activities at State branch level. Congratulations to the leadership team announced last week (from left) Paul Broadbridge, Jason Billing, Christopher Radbone, Dr Peter Del Fante, Cheng Cheng Ooi, Natalie Turner, Dr Jan Stanek, Prof Anthony Maeder [...]
5 Reasons to Convert to a Complete Hospital Management System

5 Reasons to Convert to a Complete Hospital Management System

It is quite common for a Hospital Management System (HMS) to only cover a part of the facility’s functionality, and therefore requiring multiple systems to be brought in to canvas financial, patient, admin and backend processes. While some of these may integrate, most don’t. Below are 5 reasons to convert to one complete HMS and [...]
[ BLOG ] : Healthcare Executives and Employees Are Hacker Targets – 5 steps to Protect Them

[ BLOG ] : Healthcare Executives and Employees Are Hacker Targets – 5 steps to Protect Them

Tom Crampton Cybersecurity Community of Practice Steering Committee Member Cyber criminal activity continues to spread rapidly across Australian businesses of all sizes and in all industries. Healthcare is no exception, and frontline employees and ‘C-suite’ executives are increasingly the prime targets. While businesses may feel overwhelmed by the growing risk of cyber attacks and criminal [...]
HISA change of address

HISA change of address

HISA is on the move! From Monday 25 March 2019, HISA HQ will be located at 85 Buckhurst Street, South Melbourne. All other contact details remain the same. The HISA office is closed Friday 22 March as the relocation is underway. We would love you to drop in and visit us or use the premises [...]