TITLE

Health IT skills to be bolstered by new professional agency

PUB. DATE
May 2003
SOURCE
IT Training;May2003, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The British Council for Health Informatics Professions (CHIP), which aims to increase the status and skills of specialist NHS IT users, has been launched. CHIP is already on the verge of issuing a draft set of standards for the profession, and plans to have a voluntary register of health informaticians up and running by the end of September 2003. The agency's formation is being supported by the Association of ICT Professionals in the NHS, the British Computer Society, the NHS Information Authority, and the Institute for Health Informatics.
ACCESSION #
9847929

 

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