BCS Health

BCS Health

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BCS Health was formed to cover all aspects of informatics in support of health, a sector of particular relevance and importance to BCS.

BCS Health provides leadership in this sector, acting as a source of professionally recognised expertise, under-pinning the outward-facing role of BCS, and ensuring that contributors to Health Informatics are recognised and respected.

BCS Health Objectives 2013-14

  • Professionalism - ensuring appropriate qualified and skilled professionals in health informatics roles;
  • Education and guidance - improving healthcare by use of information and technology;
  • Interoperability - reducing the barriers to widespread adoption of interoperability for flow of information;
  • Social care - establishing closer working between health and social care informatics;
  • Information Governance - better informing the public on information governance.

Group page on main BCS website