Final call: scholarship for leadership program

Women currently working in the health care sector have a final opportunity to register their interest in a scholarship worth up to $8,000 to support participation in an accredited leadership development program. Funding must be apportioned by the end of 2017 and it is...
Digital innovation – a breakfast update

Digital innovation – a breakfast update

It was a full house for the HISA breakfast series in Melbourne and Brisbane when we welcomed back Dr Simon Kos, an Australian medical doctor and now Microsoft’s global Chief Medical Officer based in the US. Simon talked about emerging trends and key observations on...
CHIAs reach another milestone

CHIAs reach another milestone

In a milestone for the CHIA program, the inaugural CHIAs are starting to recertify their credentials. CHIA recertification is required every three years and during this time CHIAs are required to undertake a minimum amount of continuing professional development (CPD)...
Australian Marriage Equality – an Open Letter

Australian Marriage Equality – an Open Letter

HISA has joined the growing number of Australian organisations speaking out to support marriage equality. At the time of printing we are one of 2071 organisations that have voiced their support by signing the Australian Marriage Equality open letter. While we...
CheckUp Forum draws interest for HISA

CheckUp Forum draws interest for HISA

HISA’s digital health community was profiled at the recent CheckUp Forum in Brisbane, with Queensland committee Chair Mark Brommeyer and HISA’s Advocacy and Leadership Director Dr Josie Di Donato both on hand to talk about the benefits of HISA membership. With more...
HISA Board welcomes Dr John Lambert

HISA Board welcomes Dr John Lambert

A new Board member was appointed and three re-elected at the HISA AGM 2017 held during HIC. HISA welcomes Dr John Lambert, Chief Clinical Information Officer, eHealth NSW,  to the Board. Dr Lambert oversaw the implementation of several NSW Health digital programs and...