Workforce and Education

The digital transformation of health services can only occur with a skilled, digitally capable workforce. Confident and efficient use of health technologies by all workers in the Australian health sector is critical.

The National Digital Health Workforce and Education Roadmap sets a pathway for building digital health capability and leadership to deliver contemporary care.

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The next step is the development of both general and job specific resources and curricula required to support workforce capability development.

CAPHIA 2020 Australian Teaching and Learning Forum

CCIO Angela Ryan spoke at the Council of Academic Public Health Institutions Australasia (CAPHIA) 2020 Australian Teaching and Learning Forum in July 2020. She discussed the upcoming National Digital Health Workforce and Education Roadmap and the need to improve the digital capabilities of Australia’s health workforce.

The Workforce and Education Roadmap Summit

During the latter part of 2019, health care professionals met to create a roadmap that will help the workforce confidently use digital technologies to deliver better health and care.

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