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Themes and Programs

View the Summit Program (PDF 128 kb).

Day 1 of the National Health Information Summit was Chaired by Professor Andrew Coats, Chair of the Australian Health Information Council and focused on health IM&ICT Directions and Strategies.

Day 2 of the National Health Information Summit was Chaired by Ms Patricia Faulkner, Chair of the National Health Information Group and Secretary of the Victorian Department of Human Services, and focused on health IM&ICT National Priorities, Management and Resourcing.

Vew the Summit themes. Learn more about the Summit Dinner.

Please note: The Summit program was correct at the time of printing. The Australian Government does not necessarily endorse the views expressed in presentations and in the papers.

Themes that were addressed include:

• The evolution of health IM&ICT as an integral part of appropriate health care delivery;
• Improving patient safety and the quality of health care through IM&ICT;
• Empowering consumers and transforming the patient-clinician relationship;
• Australia’s electronic health records network;
• Health IM&ICT for public health and population research; and
• Building the IM&ICT capacity of the health workforce.

Each day featured international as well as Australian speakers, presentations and panel discussions.

Summit Dinner

The summit dinner was held on the evening of the first day at Atlantic South Wharf on the Yarra River.

The dinner featured The Orlando Trio and guest speaker Mr Li Cunxin, winner of the '2004 Book of the Year'.

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