HISA launches new Digital Health Executive Network

Digital health executives across Australia will be targeted by a new professional development program designed to build capacity in the health workforce. Australia’s Digital Health Executive Network (DHEN) is an initiative of HISA following demand from members who expressed the need for professional development and recognition schemes recognising their unique roles in healthcare. Planning is [...]
Innovating Health Series Returns

Innovating Health Series Returns

HISA’s Innovating Health Series returned to Canberra this month for an executive design session on the topic of digital health evolving to improving health outcomes for those who are disadvantaged. The event saw 25+ senior health leaders and executive explore different ways to address a number of practical problems including ‘do not attend’ examples. These [...]
New national CXIO Network launched today

New national CXIO Network launched today

HISA welcomes the launch today of a new network for clinical leaders in digital health. The Chief X Information Officer (CXIO) Network will facilitate digital health adoption and uptake in hospitals and healthcare organisations across Australia. HISA and the Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI) launched the CXIO Network today in partnership with the Australian [...]
Be part of the health information workforce census

Be part of the health information workforce census

HISA members and the broader digital health community are invited to take part in the first Australian Health Information Workforce census which opens on 1 May. The Census is a collaborative effort between the University of Tasmania, University of Melbourne, HISA, the Australian Digital Health Agency, Australian Library and Information Association Health Libraries Australia, Australasian [...]
Fellowship by Training program: first candidate placed

Fellowship by Training program: first candidate placed

As part of the Australasian College of Health Informatics Fellowship by Training Program the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) has offered a paid six-month work placement to Program candidate Toby Hodgson. Toby has joined ADHA as a Digital Health Officer in the clinical governance division.  Candidates are required to complete a health informatics research PhD, [...]