The Health Informatics Technical Committee (HITC) focuses on the standardisation of health data, including their structure, electronic exchange between health informatics systems, collection and processing, and security. It is aligned with the national objective to implement a National Electronic Health Record for Singapore.
TC composition and structure
HITC has the following main composition:
Dr Julian Sham
Principal Director, Health, Accenture
Mr Andy Tan
Principal Medical Informatics Specilaist, National University Health System
International Standards Participation
The TC represents Singapore as an ‘Observer’ or ‘O’ member of ISO/TC 215 on ‘Health Informatics’.
- O-members follow the work as an observer but cannot make any comments about the development process or vote.
Singapore Standards Under HITC