Natalie Turner has had a successful career working with SA Health, and more recently, on the state-wide EMR project as an educator. Natalie also works with the HISA South Australian state branch committee. We had a chat with her to talk about her experience in nursing informatics and the upcoming International Nursing Informatics Congress (NI) [...]
For the very first time, NI and HIC are running in conjunction in Brisbane, Australia on 27-29 July 2020. NI, the international congress in nursing informatics, is the world's meeting place for nurses and midwives at the cutting edge of health's digital transformation. NI 2020 celebrates the 'International year of the nurse and midwife' and [...]
HIC 2019 has taken off to a great start! Both the Sunday pre-HIC events - The Nursing Informatics Conference and Connecting healthcare: Interoperability & standards workshop - featured a packed program and were well attended. Here's a look back at NIA 2019.
Nurses wanting to increase their knowledge and/or skills in nursing or health informatics have several avenues. Several universities have postgraduate coursework programs and nurses are advised to contact local universities to ascertain if they provide relevant programs or courses in both on-campus or distance education mode. The Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI) provides a [...]
HISA and Nursing Informatics Australia (NIA) have won the bid to host the 15th International Congress in Nursing Informatics in Brisbane 2020, in conjunction with HIC 2020. The conference, founded by the International Medical Informatics Association (IMIA), will take place on 26-29 July 2020. Stay up to date with the latest developments, including expressions of [...]
Nurses have a unique leadership role in ensuring a digitally enabled health system delivers on the promise of better health for all Australians. A joint position paper released today by Australia’s peak bodies for nursing and digital health says as the largest single profession in the healthcare workforce, nurses need to be recognised and acknowledged [...]