One of the core aims of the Faculty is to ensure that there is appropriate education available in the arena of clinical informatics and to signal that any such training is being delivered to an appropriate standard. As part of this objective, the Faculty have launched a CPD Accreditation service.
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Andy Carr is a Clinical Safety Officer, Clinical Advisor, and member of the Clinical Safety Group at NHS Digital.
Andy qualified as a Physiotherapist at the Royal London Hospital and has worked in a variety of acute, community, intermediate and primary care settings; mainly in the UK but also for 18 months in Honduras and Guatemala. He is passionate about the safe and successful implementation and use of health IT systems to improve patient care, and the patient experience of care.
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics is delighted to announce the BMJ Health and Care Informatics (BMJ HCI) as its official Journal.
Since being established, the Faculty has now grown to a membership of 542 Members, Fellows and Associates. Due to continued interest from potential members, the Faculty has decided to again open up for applications!
On 29th October, the Faculty of Clinical Informatics helped to run the UK’s first workshop on mobilising computable biomedical knowledge (MCBK), which was organised alongside the BCS, NICE, HL7 UK and The Learning Healthcare Project. Speakers were filmed on the day and the videos of these talks are now published and available to watch.
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics returns as a partner of Digital Health Rewired, the most exciting event in UK health IT, connecting current and future health IT leaders and teams with the best in disruptive technology and innovation.
At the Faculty Annual Members Conference on 25th November, Alan Hassey (Chair of the FCI Education and Standards Committee) announced the launch of the informal professional mentoring scheme. The scheme is now in place and underway!
Dee Baker is a new Associate of the Faculty, and a Clinical Safety Officer at Central London Community Healthcare Trust as well as a registered Occupational Therapist. Dee was kind enough to chat to us about her interest in informatics, her thoughts on the Faculty, and how she became a CSO.
The Faculty of Clinical Informatics have completed the first phase of their Core Competencies Project. We are now inviting key stakeholders, members of the FCI, the wider informatics community and the public to provide feedback on the findings from Phase 1.
Alongside Health Education England North East and North Cumbria, Newcastle University and the Institute of Coding have co-developed a brand new course offering an introduction to health informatics. This is the first course to be CPD accredited by the Faculty of Clinical Informatics.