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Be a Nursing Informatics Leader on a Global Stage

Be a Nursing Informatics Leader on a Global Stage

NURSING INFORMATICS AUSTRALIA EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR NIA IMIA–NI REPRESENTATIVE 2017-2020 Expressions of interest are now being called for an NIA member to undertake the NIA IMIA-NI (International Medical Informatics Association Nursing...

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Vote for a nursing committee candidate

Online voting is open for the committee and treasurer positions of Nursing Informatics Australia, a special interest group of HISA. There are 12 nominations for the three available positions.   Review the Nominee Statements.   You may choose one of three methods to...

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Vote for the HISA Board

Vote online! Members are invited to vote for the HISA Board through e-voting.  If you haven’t placed your vote yet there is still time.  You can read about the candidates by reviewing their Board Nominee Statements. E-voting will close...

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Digital Hospital Transformation forum @HIC

Digital Hospital Transformation forum @HIC

Do you have a keen interest in the transformation of Australian healthcare and especially hospitals?  Within hospitals, the availability of data, both mobile and fixed is becoming a powerful and growing force for innovation. The progressive digitisation of even our...

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Broadband for the Bush Alliance annual forum

Broadband for the Bush Alliance annual forum

Smart tools were seen as the next phase in telehealth when health leaders met at the Broadband for the Bush Alliance annual forum in Fremantle, WA, last month. CEO of the Australian Digital Health Agency Tim Kelsey chaired a telehealth workshop panel joined by Melissa...

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Kicking off with new HISA branch leaders

Kicking off with new HISA branch leaders

It’s been a month for social gatherings at HISA State branches with AGMs well underway and members taking the opportunity to connect with new committee members. We had a great networking evening and presentation by Amelie.AI, 2016’s Hacking Health winners at the...

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Call for NIA committee nominations

Nursing Informatics Australia is a Special Interest Group of the Health Informatics Society of Australia (HISA) focused on nursing in the digital era. NIA has led nursing informatics development for more than two decades in Australia and members are among Australia’s...

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AGM: WA nursing informatics in action

AGM: WA nursing informatics in action

It was great to see so many new faces (as well as our familiar friends) at the recent HISA WA event “Nursing Informatics in Action”. Western Australia has a very active nursing informatics community and formalised Department of Health support through the WA Health...

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Researchers invited to take survey

Researchers invited to take survey

An online survey of researchers is underway by PHRN to confirm the 'High Value or Core data Collections' that should be made available across Australia for linked data research in health and the range of human services. Researchers can prioritise the data collections...

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