HISA NSW June Meeting and AGM

HISA NSW June Meeting and AGM

NSW Branch Chair Dr Jen Bichel-Findlay (left) , Vice Chair David Roffe, Paul Willma, Angela Dunbar, Dr Naren Gunja  and Dr Simon Poon. A lively panel discussion followed the Prof Trish Greenhalgh presentation on project governance and implementing change in healthcare when HISA NSW met last week. The branch saw a video presentation from Professor Trish [...]
HISA NSW: Engaging with My Health Record

HISA NSW: Engaging with My Health Record

More than 60 people attended the recent Newcastle event discussing Towards an Inclusive My Health Record. The event was delivered in collaboration between the Hunter Medical Research Institute (HRMI), University of Newcastle and HISA NSW for the second year running. The impact of My Health Record on healthcare safety and decision-making was the focus of [...]
HISA Breakfasts kick off with Datacom for 2017

HISA Breakfasts kick off with Datacom for 2017

The first HISA Breakfast Series for 2017 was held in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane recently, sponsored by Datacom Health Solutions. There was active discussion on a broad range of topics as we “Explored Digital Health Moving Ahead in 2017 – A person centred approach”. Discussion topics included enabling digital health innovation, user centred design, clinical [...]
Innovating Health Series Update _ August 2016

Innovating Health Series Update _ August 2016

Over the last number of months HISA has been hosting and building an Innovating Health Series bringing together health leaders and industry experts committed to raising the profile of digital health innovation and doing something about it. Delivered with the partnership and support of Accenture the series targets topical industry challenges, bringing disruptive perspectives, harnessing [...]
HISA NSW event – striving for innovation

HISA NSW event – striving for innovation

Greg Moran, HISA & Amy Kwong, Zebra Technologies HISA would like to thank everyone who attended the recent HISA NSW night on Striving for Innovation. The event was the annual collaboration with HealthTech Sydney focusing on digital health innovation. Keynote speaker was Alex Burke CEO from TigerSpike a global digital platform solutions provider born out [...]
Special HISA Newcastle event to provide insights into new research

Special HISA Newcastle event to provide insights into new research

Associate Professor Bronwyn Hemsley will pre sent key research findings on the use of the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) / My Health Record by young adults with severe communication disabilities, at the inaugural HISA NSW event in Newcastle on 20 November 2105. A/Prof Hemsley, a Certified Practicing Speech Pathologist, Member of Speech Pathology [...]