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Time to reflect on 25+years of history and achievement in health informatics

Time to reflect on 25+years of history and achievement in health informatics

ACHI and HISA Members and Fellows have voted to unite and form the Australasian Institute of Digital Health to be officially launched on 24 February 2020. Australasia’s leading organisations for health informatics and digital health were formed 25+ years ago in a different world. Imagine the challenges, the foresight and forward thinking required then to [...]
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 [...]

The Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) has merged with the Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI) to form the Australasian Institute of Digital Health on Monday 24 February 2020. This site will no longer be updated and will be preserved for archive. Visit us at the Institute! www.digitalhealth.org.au.