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AphA Analysts announce the launch of our pilot mentorship programme. This programme is an analyst-specific mentoring programme that connects AphA mentors and mentees across the NHS and public sector, aligning to AphA’s professionalisation and networking strategies, to develop and strengthen a sense of community and shared learning. Free of charge for our members This mentoring…
FEDIP Newsletter – Issue Number 1!
Most of you probably know all about FEDIP and some of you are registered as a professional analyst with them. Look here. FEDIP are now producing a monthly newsletter and AphA will submit articles for this. To read the first one and subscribe to further issues you will need to…Read More
Consultation on the future of the informatics profession from FEDIP, in collaboration with the NHS in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland, opens 4th May.
The Federation of Informatics Professionals (FEDIP) are pleased to announce the consultation “Becoming the Profession” will open on 4th May 2021 and will close on 1st June 2021. FEDIP is supported by our Professional Body members to develop a professional landscape for Digital, Data, Information and Technology Experts working in health and social…Read More
Join us for the big one – AphA’s 2021 annual conference 20-21 May
The main sponsor for AphA’s Annual Conference 2021 is DataRobot Also sponsored by Davies Furlong Consulting, Insource and Meditrends. The 2021 AphA conference will take place virtually on Thursday 20 – Friday 21 May. The seventh annual event supported this year by main sponsor DataRobot, will include a keynote speech…Read More
AphA Analysts announce the launch of our pilot mentorship programme. This programme is an analyst-specific mentoring programme that connects AphA mentors and mentees across the NHS and public sector, aligning to AphA’s professionalisation and networking strategies, to develop and strengthen a sense of community and shared learning. Free of charge…Read More
Sharing skills and knowledge in the North West
North West branch lead Mark Foy, Head of Information & Business Intelligence at The Walton Centre NHS Foundation Trust in Liverpool and Jamie-Leigh Chapman, a data scientist at Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust talk about the new technical champion volunteer role at AphA that has been…Read More
Competency Framework Survey Winners
We have our winners and we uploaded an YouTube video, see here – https://youtu.be/Ljs4tWeBmOo Method Survey was closed Friday 19th March 2021 AphA Board members were removed from entry list Duplicate entries were removed (only 1 email address) Each email address was assigned a unique ticket reference number We used…Read More
The 2021 AphA Analyst Awards (The Dolphins)
The Dolphins are back for 2021 and we’ve already started to get some nominations in. This year there our two main categories are back but, given the increase in workload we have simplified the application form to ensure as many of you as possible get the recognition you deserve. The…Read More
AphA working with NHSX on first national analytical competency framework
The Association of Professional Healthcare Analysts (AphA) is working with NHSX on the discovery stages of the first nationally endorsed set of competency frameworks to define the skills, knowledge, and characteristics required from analytical professionals, and help foster a recognised career pathway for health and care analysts. Until now a…Read More
Help shape the future for health and care analysts!
Your opinion matters and we want to hear from you! Our member voices is key to shaping our decisions, now is the time I ask for your help so we can lead the Analytical Competency Framework work and what it might look like. The Association of Professional Healthcare…Read More
AphA Magazine – February 2021
• 100 most influential people in data • AphA Events and member meetings • #opendatasaveslives • Developing a Community of Practice for Social Care Analytics • NHS-R Community • And much more… To read the full magazine you need to become an AphA member. Membership starts at only £37…Read More
Promoting the healthcare analytics profession in London
Ruth Holland, Deputy Chief Information Officer at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust (ICHT) and Branch Lead for London at AphA, discusses the importance of promoting and strengthening the healthcare analytics profession in London and across the UK. I joined AphA in 2017 after I heard AphA president, Paul Stroner, speak…Read More