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[ BLOG ] : A brief window to intervene and shape the future of health IT in Australia … it’s closing soon

[ BLOG ] : A brief window to intervene and shape the future of health IT in Australia … it’s closing soon

The issue of fit between the work and needs of clinicians (medical, nursing and other) together with the clinical information systems (CIS) they are expected to use during the course of managing patients, is one that has been gaining increasing amounts of attention over time. This is particularly true of large-scale CIS. That is to [...]
HISA Board and new leadership team for NIA announced

HISA Board and new leadership team for NIA announced

Following a call for nominations, the four retiring members of the Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) Board have been re-elected for an additional 2-year term. This includes Jen Bichel-Findlay, David Hansen, Kudzai Kanhutu and Trish Williams. The remaining four current Board members, Leigh Donoghue, Karen Gibson, John Lambert and Phil Robinson, will continue on [...]
HISA’s cybersecurity community of practice survey report

HISA’s cybersecurity community of practice survey report

The results of HISA’s 2017 cybersecurity survey have been discussed over some months at branch meetings and webinars and now the published version has been made available online. There were 157 responses to the survey from a cross-section of organisations. It was conducted across four broad domains to assess awareness and maturity across the healthcare [...]
HISA welcomes a new expert contributor for cybersecurity

HISA welcomes a new expert contributor for cybersecurity

HISA welcomes a new expert contributor to the Cybersecurity Community of Practice leadership group – Jorge Silveira, Director of Information Management and CIO for Northeast Health Wangaratta (NHW), a comprehensive specialist referral public health service in regional Victoria. He is the chair of the Hume Cybersecurity Working Group and an active member of the VHCIO [...]

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