Executive Director, Information, Technology and Capital Projects
10:10 AM PANEL DISCUSSION: Opportunities for Big Data and Clinical Analytics to Deliver Better Health Outcomes
Big Data and clinical analytics will change the way healthcare is practised and delivered. Greater exploration in how we can appropriately and innovatively apply the concepts and technologies of the information age to improve health must be every organisation’s driving ambition.
• What are the opportunities and challenges for big data and clinical analytics to improve decision making and healthcare outcomes?
• Is your workforce appropriately skilled to be able to utilise, understand and leverage Big Data?
• Data governance and cyber security measures need to be considered when managing Big Data
4:50 PM CASE STUDY: Eastern Health’s Great Digital Information 2020 Strategy and PCMS Implementation
Eastern Health’s Great Digital Information (GDI) 2020 Strategy supports and enables the innovative use of ICT to transform healthcare. It comprises of 6 key elements with EMR and Patient and Client Management System (PCMS) as their two main initiatives that are transforming Eastern Health’s service delivery. The GDI 2020 Strategy identifies a future state of ICT that will provide an environment that:
(i) supports the delivery of integrated, patient-centric information;
(ii) promotessecurity and accessibility of information; and
(iii) allows continual improvement of the ICT environment.
In this session, Zoltan and Andrea will highlight main learnings in deploying EMR while outlining their PCMS vision and implementation strategy.