Whether you are an organisation or an individual, you can now ensure independent validation of your team’s or your personal digital health and health informatics knowledge, helping you stand out from the crowd.
What is a certified health informatician?
CHIA demonstrates that you have the knowledge and core competencies required to perform safely and effectively as a health informatics and digital health professional in a broad range of practice settings.
Benchmark your knowledge
and competencies in today’s rapidly evolving digital health workplace
to your personal career development and your health workplace.
Lead by example
and become a change agent in the transformation of healthcare.
Become a CHIA
Illustrate your commitment to your professional development by getting certified in digital health. Explore and discover how to earn your CHIA credential.
CHIA can certify your employees and lift the digital health profile of your workforce
The Commission on Excellence and Innovation in Health has been supporting people in the health sector to undertake CHIA and reflecting on the health system in South Australia, we can clearly see conversations changing. Investment in data governance, business intelligence solutions and use of data to support decisions is becoming more and more evident.
Executive Director of Clinical Informatics at CEIH
Metro North Health is supporting staff to become CHIA certified, enabling us to keep pace with digital change, and therefore benefitting the healthcare system, clinicians, and most importantly, our patients.
Kristy Jackman CHIA
Director, Queensland Digital Academy – Digital Metro North
The CHIA certification shows that I have the expertise needed to ensure that clinical information sharing, use of technologies in healthcare and digital health initiatives achieve the important aims we have. It’s an endorsement of my contribution to digital health.
Kate Renzenbrink CHIA
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Information Officer, Bendigo Health
CHIA has provided on-going professional backing to my work credentials, and at the same time connected me to a peer network of fellow professionals who I greatly respect.
Dr Paul Cooper FAIDH CHIA
Director, Longboardfella Consulting
CHIA Champion organisations
What does it mean to be a CHIA? “Obtaining CHIA was fundamental following relocation from the UK and to support my understanding of a new healthcare system. The CPD requirement also ensures that I am always looking for opportunities to keep my knowledge up...
The CHIA Recertification Guide has been updated and expanded to include activities that fall within the normal parameters of an individual’s position description or business responsibilities. These activities are now eligible for CPD point accrual in...
Certified Health Informatician Australasia (CHIA) credentials are designed to keep pace with the continually evolving delivery of healthcare in the digital era. Health practitioners enrolling to be certified from this month can draw on newly updated and...