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HINZ 2014 Conference and Exhibition


Programme

The latest programme for HINZ 2014 is now available for download.

Check back regularly for updates.

Workshops

HINZ 2014 will kick off with five Workshops on Monday 10 November:

1. Telehealth: What's holding us back? (1/2 day)

Building on the hugely successful “Call to Arms” Symposium held at University of Auckland in February 2012, which discussed what it would take to enable telehealth to fulfil its promise of becoming a key game-changer in how health services are delivered, this workshop will look at the progress made and will identify the challenges that still need to be addressed.  If you have an interest in telehealth, are frustrated by how hard it is to get it on the agenda and/or want to have your ideas and experience heard by the wider community, come and join in the debate.

Facilitated by Malcolm Pollock and Pat Kerr from the NZ Telehealth Forum, with a line-up of telehealth expert speakers from all parts of the sector.

2. Usability in Healthcare (full day)

Why usability is important. How can usability be evaluated and when to evaluate

Presenters include: Dr Phil Carter, AUT, Professor Jim Warren, University of Auckland, Dr Dave Parry, AUT

3. Health Management Forum: The health managers' role in IT implementation (full day)

Presentations on implementation of the ADHB IT system and NZ Defence Force Dental Information System.
Techniques for the health manager to facilitate change processes. Plus a leadership panel will discuss health IT
from a management perspective.

Presenters include: Wendy McEwan, NZIHM; Jeremy Edwards, ACC; Charmaine Pene, NZ Defence Force

4. Standards and Services required to support Mobile access to health information in NZ, especially for consumers - a practical guide and demonstration (full day)

HL7 New Zealand will host a series of presentations on the practical use of Healthcare Information Standards
in New Zealand, focussed specifically on those standards needed to support a mobile healthcare ecosystem.
This will include security standards such as OAuth2 / OpenID Connect, proposed connectivity to core existing
infrastructure services such as RealMe and the NHI and healthcare specific standards designed for RESTful
interchange - HL7 FHIR. The seminar will also include presentations of examples of where these standards are
being used both nationally and internationally.

Presenters include: David Hay, Orion Health, Peter Jordan, Consutant, Josh Mandel, co-author of SMART initiative (TBC)

5. Personal Health Information: To share or not to share (half day)

The Health Information Governance Expert Advisory Group (HIGEAG) will discuss and share the latest findings
on how to share information safely. HIGEAG explores all the options available, including access controls, audit
trails and ways of withholding information. Privacy issues are looked at from multiple perspectives: DHBs, GPs
and Government.


Presented by: Tony Cooke, HIGEAG; Phil Knipe, Chair of HIGEAG; Dr Inga Hunter, HIGEAG Member; Julia Fomison, HIGEAG Member; Sebastian Morgan-Lynch, HIGEAG Member

Speakers

Check out the keynote guest speakers at HINZ 2014.

Health Informatics - transforming healthcare delivery in Hong Kong

Dr Ngai-Tseung Cheung

Head of Information Technology and Health Informatics/Chief Medical Informatics Officer, Hong Kong Hospital Authority

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How health analytics are changing the way we understand and manage healthcare

Enrico Coiera
Faculty of Medicine
University of New South Wales

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Managing multi morbidity in an ageing population - why is technology part of the problem, and how can we make it part of the solution?

Trisha Greenhalgh
Barts and the London School of Dentistry and Medcine

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Empowering the patient: 

 

Geraldine McBride

CEO, MyWave and ex-President of SAP North America

 

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Information technology, transformational change,
stories from the road

Robyn Cook
IT Project Manager
University of New South Wales

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High-resolution social networks for health: from sensor data to targeted interventions

Ciro Cattuto

Research Director, ISI Foundation

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Registration and Accommodation

We are pleased to offer a wide range of registration options for HINZ 2014 - two days, one day, and workshops. Extra tickets to the social functions are available, if you're bringing a partner.

The super saver rate has now expired but the early bird discount is available until 30 September 2014.  Don’t miss out - register now!

We've also negotiated two very good accommodation deals with SkyCity Hotels.

Clinicians' Challenge 2014

Health professionals with an innovative idea for an IT solution to improve health services are invited to enter the annual Clinicians’ Challenge.

The closing date for entries is Friday 3 October 2014 at 3pm.

Call for Papers

HINZ 2014 will focus on both the research and the innovative developments that make good use of ICT for transformational change in health care.

We want to hear YOUR stories and invite you to submit an full paper, abstract, or poster for review.

 

Partnership and Exhibition Opportunities

Partnership and Exhibition opportunities for HINZ 2014 are going fast. Download a prospectus to find out more, but don't leave it too late!