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 [...]
Early Bird registration ends in three weeks – Australian Telehealth Conference 2018

Early Bird registration ends in three weeks – Australian Telehealth Conference 2018

Some of the great research presentations at this year's Australian Telehealth Conference in Sydney from April 11-12 are: New localised models of care in managing chronic disease Heart failure self-management - Co-design and establishing the support to enable self-managed care Virtual Care and Artificial Intelligence New service and business models for homecare and medication Telehealth [...]
Dr Martin Knapp divulges

Dr Martin Knapp divulges

Name Clinical Discipline Connect Dr Martin Knapp Nephrologist Linked In What are you currently doing? Writing, reading, relaxing….. and speaking when I get a chance! When did you realise technology would be useful in healthcare? It was all about the data, and how it could be used to make predictions and about when was the [...]
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 [...]
Identifying the importance of CHIA through David O’Driscoll

Identifying the importance of CHIA through David O’Driscoll

HISA member David O’Driscoll recently spoke to us about the importance of CHIA and what it means to be in the health informatics community.

David speaks from experience being a 2015 CHIA graduate, a passionate authority on the CHIA Exam Committee and Manager of Business & Tooling Capabilities at NEHTA – National E-Health Transition Authority.

Mentors wanted!

Mentors wanted!

Are you a SNOMED, HL7 or CDA geek with practical experience? We need you! A HISA member has expressed interest in having a professional mentor who is happy to share their knowledge and practical experience with SNOMED CT-AU implementation, HL7 v2.x and CDA conformance specifications in Victoria.  Your practical experience in hospital implementations will help. This [...]