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Digital Health Week NZ Postponed To March

Tuesday, 12 October 2021, 4:49 pm | Health Informatics

Health Informatics New Zealand (HiNZ) has postponed its annual conference 'Digital Health Week NZ' for a second consecutive year, saying the Delta outbreak makes it too risky to proceed.   The conference, which was due to be held between ... More >>

Digital Health CONNECT Magazine Launches

Tuesday, 11 May 2021, 9:41 am | Health Informatics

A new magazine is showcasing the amazing innovations and technologies being used to transform the health and disability sector and improve equity and outcomes across New Zealand. Digital Health CONNECT will be published five times a year in digital ... More >>

FHiNZ Founding Fellows Announced

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 1:00 pm | Health Informatics

Twenty-one people will become the founding fellows of the Fellow of Health Informatics NZ (FHiNZ) programme. HiNZ announced the Fellowship Programme at a networking event in Auckland on November 19. The programme recognises health informatics leaders who ... More >>

HiNZ Announces Fellowship Programme

Wednesday, 25 November 2020, 11:28 am | Health Informatics

Health Informatics New Zealand has announced a new Fellowship Programme. The Fellow of HiNZ Programme recognises Digital Health leaders who demonstrate significant digital and data achievement and contributions, leadership and service for the health and ... More >>

Is Primary Care Locking In The Digital Gains Of Covid-19?

Monday, 27 July 2020, 12:16 pm | Health Informatics

Ninety percent of general practices have returned to to seeing the majority of patients in person, a new survey shows. When the country moved to Alert level four in late March, GPs were asked to do a virtual consult with every patient before seeing any ... More >>

Canterbury clinician wins new leadership award

Wednesday, 20 November 2019, 4:50 pm | Health Informatics

A champion of digital technology in the health sector has been recognised with the inaugural Clinical Informatics Leadership Award today. Clinical lead for allied health informatics at Canterbury DHB, Rebecca George, was chosen by public vote and awarded ... More >>

Boot camp to develop CHIA for NZ

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 1:46 pm | Health Informatics

A boot camp to develop New Zealand content and questions for the Certified Health Informatician Australasia certification, is being held this month. More >>

Ministry restructure heads up top 10 most-read stories

Thursday, 13 December 2018, 12:12 pm | Health Informatics

News of the creation of a Data and Digital directorate at the Ministry of Health was the top-read story on in 2018. More >>

“Hugely positive” response to app for people with addictions

Thursday, 20 September 2018, 12:43 pm | Health Informatics

A one-year trial of a smartphone app to support people recovering from alcohol or drug addictions at Waikato DHB is proving successful and is likely to be extended. More >>

New Zealand on new Global Digital Health Index

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 12:21 pm | Health Informatics

New Zealand is in phase three of its use of digital technology for health, according to a new international index. More >>

IT And Health Join At Conference

Monday, 4 August 2003, 10:36 am | Health Informatics

Auckland, NEW ZEALAND, 4 August 2003 ? For the first time in New Zealand, health management professionals will join information technology experts in Auckland from 6-8 August to discuss how they can work together to improve the quality of healthcare. More >>