Commission on Excellence and Innovation in Health


Ground-breaking and life changing successes in Genomics

Through genet­ic test­ing, Prof Chris Bar­nett helped iden­ti­fy the cause of 2 rare genet­ic dis­eases that led to one fam­i­ly being suc­cess­ful in hav­ing chil­dren and anoth­er teenag­er being giv­en a chance at sight.

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PRMs Program announces partnership for rollout

A new part­ner­ship with The Clin­i­cian will give patients a greater say in their care, with the roll­out of South Australia’s state-wide Patient Report­ed Mea­sures (PRMs) Program.

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Second PRMs Research Collaborative Symposium

The Novem­ber 2022 PRMs Research Col­lab­o­ra­tive Sym­po­sium focused on how PRMs can improve health­care for CALD pop­u­la­tions, peo­ple liv­ing with dis­abil­i­ty and First Nations peoples.

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New Optimised Pre-Surgical Care Framework for SA

South Aus­trali­a’s first Opti­mised Pre-Sur­gi­cal Care Frame­work will make surgery safer, improve patients’ expe­ri­ence and out­comes, make surgery eas­i­er for the sur­geon and reduce the pres­sure on our health system.

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A message from Outgoing Commissioner Prof Derek Chew

The CEIH is farewelling Pro­fes­sor Derek Chew who has been our inspir­ing leader for almost two years. Read Pro­fes­sor Chew’s farewell message.

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Congratulations to our newly Certified Health Informaticians!

A fan­tas­tic grad­u­a­tion cer­e­mo­ny was recent­ly held to cel­e­brate the hard work and ded­i­ca­tion of more than 150 new­ly qual­i­fied Cer­ti­fied Health Infor­mati­cian Aus­trala­sia (CHIA) practitioners.

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