Health Information Systems (HIS) Resources

Health information systems (HIS) form a holistic overview of people, process, and reports of health information most important for decision making in the health sector. The Health Metric Network defined HIS as consisting of 6 components: [1] HIS Resources, [2] Indicators, [3] Data Sources, [4] Data Management, [5] Information Products, [6] Dissemination and Use.

Online Tutorials, References, Tools


Health Metrics Network (HMN) 

Health Ingenuity Exchange (HingX) 

U.Queensland HIS Knowledge Hub 

Health Informatics Building Blocks  

WHO Country HIS Website 

Health Information Systems wiki 

Health Unbound (Hub) 

Professional Associations

International Federation of Health Information Management (IFHIMA) 

Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) 

Health Information Management Association of Australia (HIMAA)