From the International Medical Informatics Association

electronic Journal of Health Informatics (eJHI): Vol 7, No 2 (2012): Special Issue on Aged Care Informatics

The electronic Journal of Health Informatics (eJHI) has just published its latest issue, Vol. 7, No. 2 (2012), a Special Issue on Aged Care Informatics, at

This Special Issue Special Issue on Aged Care Informatics is guest-edited by Andrew Georgiou and Jeffrey Soar

Table of Contents

Aged Care Informatics – Preparing for the Road Ahead – Andrew Georgiou, Jeffrey Soar
Aged Care IT in Australia – the Past, Present and Future – Ping Yu
Book Review: Intelligent Technologies for Bridging the Grey Digital Divide – Andrew Georgiou
A Review of the 2012 Health Informatics Human Resources Guidelines: Recruitment Publication by COACH – Canada’s Health Informatics Association – Evelyn J S Hovenga

Special Issue Papers

An Indoor Localisation and Motion Monitoring System to Determine Behavioural Activity in Dementia Afflicted Patients in Aged Care – Matthew D’Souza, Montserrat Ros, Mohan Karunanithi
Health Information-seeking Behaviour on the Internet and Health Literacy among Older Australians – Mary K Lam, Lawrence T Lam


Comparative Usage of a Web-based Personally Controlled Health Management System and Normal Support: a Case Study in IVF – Annie Y S Lau
Advances for Semantic Interoperability through CPR Ontology Enrichment Extracting from SOAP Framework Reports – David Mendes, Irene Pimenta Rodrigues
ICT Framework for an Online Medical System – Christopher Pavlovski
Practical Measures for Keeping Health Information Private – Roderick Neame

Further information about eJHI is available from the website, or from Sebastian Garde, Managing Editor ( and  Evelyn Hovenga, Chief Editor (

The electronic Journal of Health Informatics (eJHI) is an international journal committed to scholarly excellence and dedicated to the advancement of Health Informatics and information technology in healthcare. It is a journal for all health professions and informaticians of all levels. eJHI aims to publish original, high quality papers related to Health Informatics and health informatics technology in a timely fashion. It aims to provide health care workers with a readily accessible, electronic vehicle for sharing information about research, knowledge, experiences, perceptions and wisdom with colleagues involved in all facets of health informatics and health information technology.

eJHI is the official journal of the Health Informatics Society Australia (HISA) and the Australasian College of Health Informatics (ACHI). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

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