Health Informatics Unit (HIU)

After 16 years of work at the forefront of clinical informatics, the Health Informatics Unit (HIU) closed on 29 March 2019.

The HIU played a leading professional role in the field of health informatics with a work programme encompassing healthcare record standards, data quality, new technologies and learning resources. 

The catalogue of healthcare record standards developed by the HIU can be found at the Professional Records Standards Body

The HIU made a unique contribution in the field of data quality and the outputs from the iLab and record keeping projects can be found below. A learning resource to improve the quality of discharge summaries can be found at RCP Patient Safety.