Clinicians Challenge 2015 - finalists revealed
A total of 66 entries have been received in this year's Clinicians Challenge. The four finalists have been named, and they will be presenting their entries to judges on 20 October 2015 during the Health Informatics New Zealand (HiNZ) conference.
Telehealth Resource Centre website launch
Health Minister Jonathan Coleman has launched the New Zealand Telehealth Resource Centre website, a new online resource which will help encourage the uptake of telehealth by health professionals across the country.
The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) has voted to accept New Zealand’s proposal to host its conference at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington on 23–28 October 2016.
The National Health IT Board and the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners have produced a joint guide to assist general practices with introducing a patient portal.