IHE WorkshopIHE Workshop – connecting healthcare providers with standards

  • Sharing medical imaging for radiology and photography
  • Supporting data extraction and synthesis – IBM Watson case study
  • Medical Devices connecting to E.M.R.
  • FHIR use in IHE standards

Make the most of your trip to Brisbane for HIC 17 and warm up with IHE on Sunday 6 August.

This workshop covers a range of topics related to electronic health communication and standardisation relevant to health providers, managers and IT industry. The unifying theme is building on and purchasing medical devices and EMR systems with an understanding of how they integrate using health communication standards. IHE profiles integrate standards with clinical workflows – end to end.

The workshop will commence with an introduction and update on major health IT standards such as HL7, SNOMED-CT and Australian Medicines Terminology, and IHE. And as with all conferences it is as much about who you meet as what you learn

Who are IHE – Integrating Healthcare Enterprises?

IHE is an international healthcare integration standards organisation working with key players such as HL7, DICOM, IEEE and healthcare professional organisations to put standard systems into practice. The IHE Patient Care Device (PCD) domain was formed in 2005 to address the integration of medical devices into the healthcare enterprise. IHE Australia is a member of the Australian health information systems standards development community.

Who should attend; EMR, middleware and medical device vendors, hospital information systems and medical engineering professionals, CIOs, clinical informaticians, health system architects, physicians, nurses, aged care facilities, home health services.

More details on workshop:

Visit the IHE workshop page for more information HERE.


To download a PDF of the full program please click the program button. If you are unable to download please email [email protected]


moya_logoThe Moya Conrick Prize is presented in recognition of the valuable work by the late Dr Moya Conrick via the best submitted paper and presentation at NIA. The prize is based specifically on nursing informatics, including the quality, originality, contributions, subject matter and timeliness of the submission. The Moya Conrick Prize is shared amongst all authors of the submission and shall be announced by a member of the NIA executive.


HISA Member* (i) $345
Non-member $395
Presenter $295
Student Member* (i) $150
Student Non-member^ (i) $200

The below registration fees will allow you to register for NIA only. If you wish to register for HIC as well please click here


WHEN Sunday 29 July 2018

WHERE International Convention Centre Sydney
a: 14 Darling Dr, Sydney NSW 2000
t: +61 2 9215 7100
w: www.iccsydney.com.au

How to get there
Please note that getting to and from the conference venue is your own responsibility. Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, ICC Sydney is easily accessible by public transport.

ICC Sydney operates two 24 hour car parking stations with a total of 826 parking spaces read more


Certified Health Informatician Australasia (CHIA)

NIA 2018 has been approved for up to 6 contact hours of continuing education credit toward renewal of the CHIA credential. Click here for more information on becoming a certified health informatics professional.


With the rapidly changing pace of digital health affecting the day-to-day activities of all nurses, it’s important to make sure the right information is in the right hands, when it comes to nursing informatics. NIA 2018 is the perfect opportunity to reach the nursing decision makers, the movers and shakers, and really make an impact in the nursing world. By sponsoring at NIA, your company will be in the spotlight at the most significant conference in the Australian nursing calendar.


Lis Herbert

Elizabeth Cummings
Vice Chair

Donna Barton

Joanne Foster

Marian Linnane

Sharon Downman

Bryan Macdonald