The Healthcare Technology Association at the University of Auckland are hosting an event at 5:30 pm-7:30 pm on 15th March 2019, about “Digitalisation in health: How can data reshape your health?”. The cost is free as we are sponsored by the University and Orion Health.

This event will draw young professionals across Healthcare, Technology, Pharmaceutical & Medical industry, and beyond to confront the most challenging dilemmas in healthcare — and uncover new solutions. Digitalisation in Health will warmly welcome senior leaders from two major healthcare companies — Orion Health and Fisher & Paykel Healthcare — that explore best practices, deliver practical tools, and disseminate useful information to industry professionals around the topic of Digital tech in healthcare.

Food and drinks are provided.

Dress code: Smart Causal.

About the Guest Speaker:

Michael Hosking is a Clinical Product Specialist at Orion Health, working collaboratively with clinical stakeholders and our software developers to ensure we are building solutions that are useful and meaningful for healthcare professionals. Michael has been involved with a research project funded by Precision Driven Health, to improve clinical information searching. Currently, clinicians spend a significant amount of time and effort searching for clinically meaningful information across electronic patient records. Michael was part of a team that designed a proof-of-concept intuitive information retrieval system that enables clinicians to search for specific clinical concepts from within electronic clinical documents.

Michael is passionate about the professional development of the health informatics workforce and is a Certified Health Informatician Australasia (CHIA), a credential that acknowledges competency to perform digital health skills across a range of settings. He has also led research into what is needed for the health informatics workforce to support the digital health strategy.

Registration link: https://www.eventbrite.co.nz/e/digitalisation-in-health-how-can-data-reshape-your-health-tickets-56960838401?aff=ebdshpsearchautocomplete 

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