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Leadership in Health Informatics

Leadership in Health Informatics: An Introduction

New dates to be announced

Dr Lesley Kay Consultant Rheumatologist, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust & Deputy Medical Director, Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB)

An introduction to health informatics, from the perspective of a practising clinician, and its context within the structures of the National Health Service and social care.

It will consider aspects of leadership, some recognised leadership styles and behavioural drivers. The role of digital leaders in managing and promoting change will also be reviewed.

The course covers:

  1. Overview and history of the National Health Service
  2. Principles of Health Informatics
  3. Fundamental informatics concepts (data, information, knowledge, wisdom)
  4. Leadership: recognised models and style
  5. Power and drivers as influences in leadership
  6. The process of change and how individuals can lead and manage it

New dates for this session to be announced in Mid 2023

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