About Us

About UgHIA

Uganda Health Informatics Association (UgHIA) is a professional member-based organisation of health informatics practitioners registered by the government of Uganda. The association brings together a community of; Health Scientists, Health Informatics Specialists, Health Information Scientists, Information Technology Practitioners, Computer Scientists, Data Scientists and Analysts, Computer Software Developers and Information Technology Hardware vendors, Researchers, and Public and Private Health Institutions to advance the use information Technology to transform of healthcare in accordance with the worldwide vision of improving patient/population health outcomes.

UgHIA provides leadership and expertise that fosters a system-thinking approach to healthcare provision in which clinicians, researchers, healthcare managers, patients and the general public are supported by digital tools, processes and behavioural practices that make it easy to do the right thing, at the right time, in the right way, to improve health care for all.