HIC 2009 Agedcare

The Aged Care IT Special Interest Group of the Health Informatics Society of Australia

Aged Care informatics, Dr Lemai Nguyen (Deakin University) defines aged care informatics as a specialised branch of Health informatics that is the intersection of not only healthcare, information sciences, computer science, but also aged care research. Aged care research (also referred to as gerontic nursing research) studies a range of care services for the aged and develops knowledge of ageing and nursing of the aged.

Mission and core values

To promote the adoption of ICT, assistive technology and information management in ageing and aged care. We do this through:

Direction for this group and industry