eHealth

The Technology and Digital Services business unit oversees the Ministry’s eHealth work programme, which aims to achieve the strategic outcomes described in the New Zealand Health Strategy and Digital Health 2020.

eHealth initiatives and work programmes make the best use of innovation, research and emerging technology to deliver better health outcomes for New Zealanders.


Digital Health 2020

Digital Health 2020 has been established to progress the core digital technologies presented in the New Zealand Health Strategy


Other eHealth initiatives

Strategic initiatives to use technology to deliver better health outcomes for New Zealanders.


Digital health standards and governance

Health information standards, common technologies, secure IT systems and environments and information governance all support the delivery of Digital Health 2020.


Health IT investments

The Ministry is responsible for reviewing health IT investment decisions.

Clinicians' Challenge

Dr Hong Sheng Chiong, one of the 2015 winners.

The Clinicians’ Challenge 2017 seeks entries for innovative technology that will improve today and transform tomorrow. Find out more.


Digital Health 2020

Image:shows the key components of Digital Health 2020 and who is leading each.

Find out about the key components of Digital Health 2020 and who is leading each.

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