Australian Information Industry Association
AIIA NSW Healthcare Briefing: Mobile connectivity to the My Health Record
Date: Tuesday 09 May 2017
Where: Grant Thornton, Level 17, 383 Kent Street, Sydney 2000
Contact Name:Aisling Flynn
Price Non Member:$120
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Many of you will have read of the recent launch of the Healthi app from Chamonix, the first app to connect directly with the My Health Record - there’s been a lot of interest in knowing more about this opportunity and about the Australian Digital Health Agency’s (ADHA) direction. At the first AIIA Healthcare briefing for the year, we will hear from:
- Rachel De Sain, who is Executive General Manager, Innovation and Development at the Australian Digital Health Agency. Rachel has carriage of strategy development for the Agency and will outline the key strategic goals around connectivity and the best ways in which vendors can align their solutions with the strategy.
Rachel will be joined by Peter Del Fante from the clinical field and Geoff Rohrsheim from Chamonix who will share the experiences and the benefits gained from access to data, anytime and anywhere.
We look forward to you joining us for this informative briefing, which will be followed by networking.
Rachel De Sain
Rachel is an internationally regarded digital strategist with close to twenty years of global experience having worked with governments, Fortune 500 companies, and leading academic institutions. As founder of Flaxworks, Rachel helped her clients to develop solutions that leverage existing infrastructure and look to future innovations to ensure sustainable long-term success. She has expertise in design thinking, digital transformation and strategy and has delivered a range of world-first innovations for companies such as MTV Networks, T-Mobile and Accenture.
Over the past five years, Rachel has led a range of health and social services projects and is passionate about the opportunity to deliver measurable improvements through the use of innovative technology and processes. In addition to developing new health start-ups for clients including New York based VC Innovation firm prehype, she delivered the digital strategy for Healthdirect Australia. This included a redesign, delivering six new digital services, including mindhealthconnect my aged care, Pregnancy, Birth and Baby, and the National Health Services Directory.
Rachel De Sain is responsible for leading the Agency in the development of innovative digital health services for consumers and healthcare providers, demonstrating how the application of digital technology can support people to live healthier lives. Her team will work with public and private sector organisations on enabling increased innovation and facilitating strong collaboration and co-design of services across the sector.
Peter Del Fante,
Dr Peter Del Fante is a General Practitioner in private practice (Adelaide), a Public Health Physician and a Health Informatician. and his interests include Digital Health, Integrated Care, Preventative Care, Health Data Analytics and Telehealth.
He was a Clinical Governance Lead with the National eHealth Transition Authority (NeHTA) since 2008, and now is a Senior Clinical Reference Lead with the Australian Digital Health Agency. He has been involved with all aspects of the National Digital Health Agenda, including the My Health Record. He was also the Clinical Lead for the McKinsey Diabetes Care Project.
Bruce is the founder and Managing Director of The Checkley Group, Australia’s leading independent Health IT Consultancy. He has particular expertise in eHealth Strategy and leads strategic planning and program review assignments for clients including NSW Health, SA Health, Queensland Health, Sydney Adventist, and for local health districts across the Eastern seaboard.
Geoff shares his executive time across his own co-founded startups being Hatch Creations, Chamonix IT Consulting, Cevo and Expose Data.