Digital health - a human imperative

Digital health - a human imperative

Jun 12
CEDA NSW/ACT is delighted to welcome Australian Digital Health Agency, Chief Executive Officer, Tim Kelsey to the 2019 Trustee program.


Tim Kelsey, Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency

Event overview

Guest speaker Tim Kelsey will provide CEDA Trustees with an update on:  

  • How the Australian National Digital Health Strategy is improving patient health outcomes through integration of digital health services;
  • The Strategy’s priorities such as wider health system interoperability; 
  • The benefits of My Health Record and how they are improving consumer use;
  • The Agency's work in improving the adoption, education, infrastructure and awareness of digital health in clinical and rural communities.

This briefing is by invitation only to CEDA Trustees. Trustees are senior leaders nominated by CEDA member organisations. At CEDA boardroom briefings Trustees hear from an informed, expert guest speaker in a private, small group setting. Invitations to boardroom briefings are a valued benefit of CEDA membership. Chatham House Rule applies.

Meet the speaker

Tim Kelsey
Chief Executive Officer, Australian Digital Health Agency

Tim Kelsey is Chief Executive of the Australian Digital Health Agency which is responsible for all national digital health services and systems, with a focus on engagement, innovation and clinical quality and safety.
He was formerly National Director for Patients and Information in NHS England – a role which combined the functions of chief technology and information officer with responsibility for patient and public participation. He took up the post in 2012 after serving as the British government's first Executive Director of Transparency and Open Data.

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