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 health informatics? Are you wanting to advance your own professional development? Are you committed to [...]
Celebrating our 300th CHIA! Congratulations!

Celebrating our 300th CHIA! Congratulations!

No longer simply the “Excel” go to guy! Since its inception CHIA has reached many milestones; our latest is welcoming 300 CHIAs to the alumni. The CHIA partners and Board congratulate Doug Kynaston as our 300th CHIA. Doug was part of the Queensland Health CHIA Group of candidates and he graduated. “Having the opportunity to [...]
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 want to acknowledge and congratulate you all for your CHIA status. From an eHealth QLD point of view, [...]
2nd edition of the practitioner’s guide released

2nd edition of the practitioner’s guide released

Authored by David Rowlands, a leading heath informatician with 30 years’ experience in the health industry and published by HISA, the Certified Health Informatician Australasia, A Practitioner’s Guide to Health Informatics in Australia includes orientation for professionals such as clinicians or informaticians new to health informatics and updates for health informaticians wishing to maintain the [...]
CHIAs reach another milestone

CHIAs reach another milestone

In a milestone for the CHIA program, the inaugural CHIAs are starting to recertify their credentials. CHIA recertification is required every three years and during this time CHIAs are required to undertake a minimum amount of continuing professional development (CPD) activities. The CHIA Recertification Program assures that certified professionals have undertaken maintenance activities to demonstrate [...]
CHIAs reach another milestone

Queensland CHIA candidates will put themselves to the test

The CHIA partners and Board wish the 100 Queensland Health employees good luck as they sit their exam in the coming weeks.  eHealth Queensland is supporting the certification of up to 100 health professionals this year which will substantially add to digital health workforce capacity building in the State.  The Certified Health Informatician of Australasia [...]