CERTIFICATION

Prepare yourself for a great career in health informatics

Health Informatics is fundamental to the delivery of healthcare. The need for skilled health informaticians will only continue to grow as the volume of health information grows and we strive to improve healthcare outcomes and health service delivery.

Health informaticians work at the intersection of healthcare and information technology, across a vast range of delivery models and settings.

Benchmark your skills and competencies in today’s
rapidly evolving digital health workplace

Study at your own pace, take the online exam, gain national
certification as a health informatician and earn the right
to use the CHIA credentials

Add value to your personal career development
and your health workplace

Lead by example:
Be a change agent in the transformation of healthcare

The Edge

CHIA provides competitive job advantage, recognition, independent evaluation and helps shape career paths.

Employers

HIA makes your life easier – CHIA assists your evaluation process for recruitment, performance evaluation and to motivate your team to enhance their skills and knowledge.

You're invited!

You and your workplace are invited to take part in the digital capacity building through our unique certification program CHIA.

Certification

CHIA is Australia’s independent certification of health informatics professionals, developed by HISA, ACHI and HIMAA.

Competencies

CHIA tests the core competencies identified to support our future health system and is designed to be the national platform for digital health professionals’ learning, growth and development over the next decade.

Workforce

The CHIA qualification has been designed to address the lack of formal recognition for health informatics skills in the Australian health workforce.