Unit 9: HIT Implementation Planning for Quality and Safety

This unit focuses the attention of the learner on ways in which HIT implementation can be managed to ensure the quality and safety are maintained during the transition period. Use of internal support pools, super-users, and front-line clinical experts to provide at-the-elbow support during the transition period is discussed. Emphasis is placed on the need for local adaptation and ongoing development of skills so that users can gain expertise in safe use of electronic health records and other information technology. 



Careers in Health Informatics

Dr Chris Paton

This e-Seminar will cover how to develop your career in Health Informatics.


The seminar is hosted by Dr Chris Paton, a digital health researcher at Oxford University and Editor of the Health Informatics Forum. He is a Fellow of the Australasian College of Health Informatics and the UK Faculty of Clinical Informatics and worked as a medical doctor in the NHS and New Zealand before specialising in Clinical Informatics research at Oxford University. Dr Paton is Associate Editor for Sage Digital Health and BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making journals.

Tuesday 11th December 2018

7-8pm GMT, 2-3pm EST