If healthcare IT is a part of your business, CHIA can help you

A tech-savvy workforce is necessary to improve healthcare quality, safety, efficiency and cost-effectiveness.

Organisations increasingly need highly skilled experts who understand enough about health informatics to help them deliver successful design, implementation and change around the digital transformation of healthcare.

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Make your life easier
With ‘CHIA’ on their CV, you’ll know that the candidate not only understands healthcare, but they have the recognised skills, knowledge and professionalism that you need.

Whether you are trying to recruit a project manager to roll-out a health-IT service; a sales manager to market and sell your health-IT software; or a business analyst to advise on increasing efficiency, the benefits of CHIA are real and tangible.

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CHIA is for

A tech-savvy workforce is necessary to improve healthcare quality.

Healthcare provider organisations
Health IT Vendors

Consultants in the e-health space

Primary health networks

Healthcare start-ups

Jurisdictional and Federal health departments

Benefits to organisations / employers:


Improved effectiveness via a workforce that has been assessed as having the competencies required by health informaticians in contemporary healthcare.

Staff professional development

Increased quality and consistency of health informatics education and training available to employees, based on an industry-wide set of competencies endorsed by the major health informatics associations in Australasia.

Credibility, differentiation and commitment

Your organisation’s professionalism can be promoted in your marketing communications, bids for tenders etc.


As to the competencies required by health informaticians in contemporary healthcare and the means of assessing these.



Demonstration of professionalism in health informatics through the CHIA program, means employees’ competencies are independently assessed.


The ability to differentiate between individuals and between your organisation’s health informatics workforce and others’, based on independent assessment.

Making your life easier

CHIA will help your evaluation process for recruitment, performance evaluation and motivate your team to enhance their skills and knowledge.