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Sorry – I Can’t Hear You

Sorry – I Can’t Hear You

We’ve all seen or …more aptly … HEARD the new jokes by now. They go something like this …. You say “Hey Alexa ….. can you call me an Uber? “. “Did you say a Hoover? Are you having trouble with the cleanliness of your primary residence? Would you like me to...

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Health information management: critical to telehealth

Health information management: critical to telehealth

HIMAA CEO Richard Lawrance sets the scene in this guest blog post about the management of health information for the success of telehealth consultations: A physiotherapist in a remote rural town, the GP who is VMO at the local public hospital and its sole doctor, the...

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CHIA helping with quality improvement

CHIA helping with quality improvement

As a clinical pharmacist Hailie Uren said she knew the future was digital when she “acknowledged the limitations to safe practise when using trditional ‘paper and pen’ prescribing and documentation.” Hailie Uren is a Senior Project Officer for the Future Hospital...

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Be a reviewer for HIC 2018

Be a reviewer for HIC 2018

Papers submitted by potential speakers are a vital part of the annual HIC program and require the careful attention of our valued reviewers. Reviewers need to be available during the period 27 March to 1 May. Contact us by 16 February if you can help....

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Have an interest in digital hospital design?

Have an interest in digital hospital design?

Are you interested in digital hospital design and would like to share your experience? We are looking to refocus the work of the Digital Hospital Design community of practice into how we can use information technology to accelerate the evolution of these...

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2018: Your year to become a CHIA

2018: Your year to become a CHIA

It’s a new year, digital health technologies are increasingly being implemented and the importance of the profession of health informatics is becoming widely recognised. Do you want to indicate to employers and funders that you have core, up-to-date...

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Co-design: Fad or forever?

Co-design: Fad or forever?

Hi and welcome to the first blog post of our series! The HISA User Experience Community of Practice (UX CoP) is ramping up so stay tuned for blog posts, white papers and webinars. Feel free to nominate a topic or get involved in other ways. There will also...

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Angela Reed coming to HIC 2018 and NIA

Angela Reed coming to HIC 2018 and NIA

Angela Reed currently works in a senior nurse leadership position with the Northern Ireland Practice and Education Council for Nursing and Midwifery (NIPEC). NIPEC is a strategic organisation that works across statutory service provider, education,...

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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...

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