New whitepaper: What is digital health?

New whitepaper: What is digital health?

Digital health represents a paradigm shift and the implications for healthcare are profound, according to a whitepaper released today by HISA and the Digital Health Workforce Academy. The whitepaper What is digital health and why does it matter? was written by HISA Board Member David Rowlands, who authored the Certified Health Informatician Australasia (CHIA) Program [...]
Welcome to our new SA committee!

Welcome to our new SA committee!

HISA is pleased to announce the formation of a South Australia committee to lead digital health and health informatics activities at State branch level. Congratulations to the leadership team announced last week (from left) Paul Broadbridge, Jason Billing, Christopher Radbone, Dr Peter Del Fante, Cheng Cheng Ooi, Natalie Turner, Dr Jan Stanek, Prof Anthony Maeder [...]
How MedApps are using UX to create a World Class App

How MedApps are using UX to create a World Class App

MedApps Resident Guide Journey Statistics According to the Lean Enterprise, 66% of business ideas produce a neutral or negative effect. CIO.com.au reports that 37% of IT projects fail due to a lack of communication or poor communication. In the United States, design-driven companies outperformed the S&P 500* by 228% (Microsoft and DMI). Design-driven projects have [...]

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 [...]