Incorporating the Health Informatics sections of the Royal Academy of Medicine and of the Irish Computer Society.

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The Health Informatics Society of Ireland (HISI) builds bridges between computer professionals interested in health care, and health care professionals interested in computing, while supporting and embracing the new professionals of health care informatics.


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  Thursday, 10 July, 2014 13:00

HSE Launch ICT Reform Tender Competition

85994 - ICT PIN - Enabling Healthcare reform through strategic ICT and eHealth Publication date: 09-07-2014 Response deadline: 15-08-2014 17:00   Irish time Procedure: PIN Description: The Health Service Executive (HSE) plans to establish a Tender Competition for the provision of services to support the delivery of the ICT and E-Health components of the system reform programme. In advance of such a tender competition, the HSE plans to engage

  Thursday, 12 June, 2014 00:00

HISI 2014 - Call for Papers

HISI seeks high-quality contributions for the 2014 HISI Annual Conference at Dublin Castle November 19/20 which will present the best in Irish Health Informatics research into eHealth, mHealth and Health Interoperability. HISI invites contributions of both an empirical and theoretical nature, from a legal, societal, cultural, commercial, organisational and/or technical perspective. While identification of problem areas and challenges is

  Friday, 04 July, 2014 13:09

Welcome Aura Healthcare!

HISI would like to welcome its' latest Diamond Member Aura Healthcare.

  Tuesday, 01 July, 2014 00:00

Expressions of Interest Invited for 19th HISI Annual Conference & Scientific Symposium

eHealth: what it means ... for patients, clinicians, industry, government and academia. According to the government's recently published eHealth strategy, eHealth is a key enabler of the radical reform that we have put in train for our health services. It is critical to facilitating such systems as Electronic Health Records (EHRs), ePrescribing, Telehealth & Telemedicine, automated pricing, performance, billing and claims management.

  Monday, 30 June, 2014 09:08

HIQA Recommends The Use Of SNOMED Clinical Terms In Ireland

The Health Information and Quality Authority (HIQA) has made recommendations to the Minister for Health regarding the adoption of a national standard for clinical terminology in Ireland, an essential building block for rolling out eHealth and for the introduction of electronic health records.

  Wednesday, 25 June, 2014 14:34

Female Founders Forum Taking Place In Dublin

Leading women in technology will be visiting Dublin next week to discuss their role in the sector and the future investment in female-led high-potential start-ups in Ireland. The Female Founders Forum, organised by Silicon Republic, will take place on Monday 30th June 2014 at 2pm to 5pm at the Guinness Storehouse, St. James' Gate Brewery, Dublin 8.

  Monday, 23 June, 2014 14:58

New Government Initiative 'Health X' Asks Start-Ups To Submit Tech Ideas

Start-up technology companies in Britain are being asked to contribute their ideas for improving the nation's health in a new Government innovation programme. Ideas can range from fitness apps and family activity promotions to food planners and well-being journals, across a variety of platforms.