We’re developing a data-empowered workforce on campus.

We attract and nurture extraordinary data and tech talent. We support our Children’s Campus staff with opportunities for professional development, training, education, and established career pathways in the field of Health Analytics and Informatics. With increased informatics literacy, backed by a crew of data savvy champions, we’re raising a skilled workforce powered by health analytics. Check out our current programs, education links, and training opportunities below.

Want to become a data wiz but don’t know where to start? Get in touch and we can help guide you!  

CHIA Program

Get your certification in 2024!

We annually support a group of Children’s Campus staff through the Certified Health Informatician Australasia (CHIA) program, managed by the Workforce Development Lead.

We fund the certification and provide mentoring for MCC staff alongside study assistance and exam preparation. If you are interested in completing the CHIA program in 2024, read more via the link below.

More information about CHIA and EOI form for 2023

FHIR Fundamental Courses Available NOW!!!

You can now apply to attend a range of FHIR courses. FHIR (Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources) is a standard for exchanging healthcare information electronically and is becoming increasingly important as healthcare systems look to improve data interoperability and patient care. We believe that the skills and knowledge gained from these courses will be invaluable to your organisations, and we encourage you to send this information to anyone who would benefit from this opportunity.

FHIR Fundamental Courses

Fellowships with CHA

Our fellows for 2024 are Tram Nguyen and Tim Fondum. Tram comes to us as a Consultant from Adolescent Medicine and Tim is a Registrar in ED. Both have excitedly been appointed as the 2024 Learning Healthcare System Academy Fellow for the Melbourne Children’s Campus.

We are pleased to be working with the University of Melbourne’s Centre for Digital Transformation of Health to deliver this unique fellowship program.

In past years, we’ve supported fellows from the Eating Disorders Clinic and General Medicine. You can read about the brilliant work of our 2022 UoM Fellow, Jo Lawrence, in the Choosing Wisely Program at RCH. Our 2023 fellow project highlights will be available late 2024.

Learn more about the LHSA Fellowship

Join our community of learners!

Ready to learn?

Do you want to improve your skills in health analytics? Check out these learning opportunities.

Learn new skills

Centre for Digital Transformation of Health

Applied Learning Healthcare System Short Course –
July 2024

The Applied Learning Healthcare System course is made up of a series of modules that build on each other to provide an overview of all the steps required in an effective learning health system cycle. In-class learning will involve hands on, guided workshops by instructors and group work using a variety of tools and software to interrogate the data and develop digital health solutions.

To register your interest, email our Workforce Development Lead Elle Cartmill [email protected] with 500 words on why a learning health system will benefit your work.

Placements are limited and EOI closes June 15, 2024

You can read insights from our previous short course cohorts here to learn about their takeaways!

Find out more here