BCS Health and Care

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

BCS Health and Care 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.

Clinical elective prize

BCS Health and Care are offering two student elective/project prizes worth £1000 each for clinical student electives in the fields of health IT / digital health.
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Role Opportunities

Vice Chair Industry and UK Informatics Representative
We are currently seeking nomations for the roles of VC Industry and UK Informatics Representative. Members of the Health and Care executive contribute to and provide leadership within the BCS public policy development around health, and engagement with the wider health and care community.
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Associate Vice Chair
The BCS Health and Care Executive are seeking enthusiastic individuals who have a passionate committment to the improvement of digital health and care. We want you to join our wider Executive 'family' and support our Health and Care Executive deliver.
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Innovation in Health Informatics

Innovation in Health InformaticsThe Journal of Innovation in Health Informatics (formerly Informatics in Primary Care) is the open access house journal of BCS Health. It publishes high-quality research papers, literature reviews and letters from both researchers and practitioners in the fields of social care, health and clinical informatics. Its focus is on informatics research from the front lines of health care and how informatics can support innovation in health and health care.

Find out more about this journal

Related book reviews

Meaningful Use and Beyond. A Guide for IT Staff in Health Care by Fred Trotter and David Uhlman. Reviewed by Sheila Bullas.

Nursing Informatics and the Foundation of Knowledge by Dee McGonigle and Kathleen Garver Mastrian. Reviewed by Sheila Bullas.