National Clinical Terminology Service webinar series February 2019

National Clinical Terminology Service webinar series February 2019

The National Clinical Terminology Service (NCTS) of the Australian Digital Health Agency is presenting four introductory webinars during February 2019. These webinars are suitable for anyone interested in learning about SNOMED CT-AU and the Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT). 1. Introduction to SNOMED CT-AU terminology This is a one-hour webinar held on Tuesday 12 February 2019, [...]
Answer: Telehealth. So what was the question?

Answer: Telehealth. So what was the question?

...How can we transform healthcare? Report by HISA's Nigel Chartres and Dr Josie Di Donato Genuine intent and achievement to transform care virtually, in a connected and codesigned way amplified the theme of the 2018 Australian Telehealth Conference in Sydney. From Start-Up to Scale-Up Opportunities for using technology that enables virtual, connected care were more [...]

Health information peaks’ call for action

The Health Informatics Society of Australia is one of five peak bodies who have released a joint media statement calling for action to prevent workforce shortages in critical health areas. The group represents thousands of health information managers, health informaticians and others handling and managing health system information and patient data. The group has developed several [...]
Record numbers for Health Data Analytics 2016

Record numbers for Health Data Analytics 2016

A record number of delegates attended HISA's Health Data Analytics 2016 conference in Brisbane this week. Several international speakers joined Australian leaders in their field on some strong topics of interest including big data, privacy, cyber security and innovation in the use of data for patient benefit. HISA thanks our sponsors and exhibitors whose support [...]
Opportunity for members with Texas Medical Centre

Opportunity for members with Texas Medical Centre

Presented by Austrade in collaboration with HISA The Australian digital health community is invited to be part of an accelerated Bio-Bridge initiative making a connection with the world’s largest medical centre in Houston, Texas. The Bio-Bridge initiative is designed to create new connections between the Australian medtech sector and the world’s largest medical centre – [...]
Call for expressions of interest:  Digital patient safety secondment

Call for expressions of interest: Digital patient safety secondment

The Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care (the Commission) is seeking expressions of interest for a project officer or project manager to undertake a secondment to its Digital Patient Safety Program (the Program). Expressions of interest are sought from healthcare and health IT professionals with exposure to clinical information systems to work [...]