Consultation on the future of the informatics profession from FEDIP

The Federation of Informatics Professionals (FEDIP) are pleased to announce the consultation “Becoming the Profession”

The Federation of Informatics Professionals (FEDIP) are pleased to announce the consultation “Becoming the Profession” opened on 4th May 2021 and will close on the 1st June 2021.  

The consultation is open to all those working in Health or Care whose role includes any aspect of Informatics. 

Recent events have shown, more than ever, how much we need a confident, professionalized and respected digital workforce within health and social care. This consultation sets out to gather the views of all Digital, Data, Information and Technology Experts working in health and social care. 

To help achieve this, FEDIP offers Health and Care Informatics professionals an accredited path to professional status. We are committed to achieving this by providing a simplified and attainable professional standard for all practitioners. We believe that a high professional standard combined with a supportive community empowers practitioners to drive digital change forward within health and care. 

We want to hear from all digital health and care professionals to help us take real steps in changing the future of the Health and Care Informatics Profession in a way that will help employees, employers and patients.  

Please share your views by accessing the consultation here: 

https://jointheconversation.scwcsu.nhs.uk/digital-professionals-consultation 

You can find updates regarding the consultation on the FEDIP Twitter @Fed_IP and the FEDIP website (www.fedip.org), including more information about FEDIP’s vision for the future of the profession and the activities of FEDIP’s Professional Bodies.