CHIA: Contributing to career progressions and job opportunities

CHIA: Contributing to career progressions and job opportunities

Interview by Katrina Barbuto When finishing his Physiotherapy Degree, Dr Mark Merolli said he never thought he would have a complete career transformation and immersion into health informatics and digital health: consumer health technology, clinical informatics,...
CHIA: Credibility for what I do

CHIA: Credibility for what I do

“Why haven’t you done it”, says Claire Holt to her peers who haven’t become CHIAs. As the first CHIA to recertify, Claire said “by participating in the industry and the profession, it’s really easy to recertify and obtain the 60 points”. As the Director of Health...
CHIA helping with quality improvement

CHIA helping with quality improvement

As a clinical pharmacist Hailie Uren said she knew the future was digital when she “acknowledged the limitations to safe practise when using traditional ‘paper and pen’ prescribing and documentation.” Hailie Uren is a Senior Project Officer for the Future Hospital...
2018: Your year to become a CHIA

2018: Your year to become a CHIA

It’s a new year, digital health technologies are increasingly being implemented and the importance of the profession of health informatics is becoming widely recognised. Do you want to indicate to employers and funders that you have core, up-to-date knowledge of...
Queensland Health employees celebrate CHIA success

Queensland Health employees celebrate CHIA success

Queensland Health digital health leaders and experts were congratulated at a special graduation ceremony for health informaticians this week.  HISA and eHealth Queensland congratulated the newly certified group at a celebration on Wednesday 22 November.  “eHealth QLD...