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  • Queensland Health's Dr Richard Ashby outlines vision, tech play

    Queensland's Health's CEO and CIO Dr Richard Ashby wasn't around in 2013 when a payroll system implementation disaster led to a Commission of Inquiry. But he has taken one lesson learned during this debacle to heart and he applies it to all current and future tech projects at the organisation.

    Written by Jennifer O'Brien13 July 17 16:00
  • Queensland Health CIO quits

    The Queensland Health chief information officer and CEO of eHealth Queensland, Colin McCririck, has resigned.

    Written by Rohan Pearce24 June 16 13:46
  • Mal Thatcher leaves Queensland Health

    Malcolm Thatcher completed his last day today as chief health information officer at Queensland Health, a position he held for the past 12 months.

    Written by Byron Connolly28 Aug. 15 15:29
  • Do you need a transformation management office?

    Queensland’s Department of Housing and Public Works has implemented a transformation management office to manage the many challenges involved in undertaking a whole-of-government procurement project.

    Written by Corinne Forrest19 Aug. 14 10:26
  • Getting IT governance right

    Why is the corporate governance of IT so important and what do organisations need to do to get it right? Tim Thurman, CIO at the Australian Securities Exchange, and Brian Parker, CIO at Cuscal reveal how they are approaching IT governance.

    Written by Byron Connolly18 Aug. 14 10:06
  • Queensland IT projects lagging

    The Queensland government seems to be making a slow start to the year with a number of IT projects falling behind planned deadlines and going over budget.

    Written by Rebecca Merrett21 Jan. 14 12:21
  • Queensland government seeks CIO to drive IT reforms

    The Department of Science, Information Technology and the Arts (DSITIA) in Queensland has gone to market for a new CIO to lead the state government’s recently announced ICT reforms.

    Written by Byron Connolly09 Sept. 13 11:33
  • Queensland government unveils ICT ‘action plan’

    The Queensland government has unveiled a new ‘ICT action plan’ outlining how it intends to better manage technology rollouts following Queensland Health’s high profile $1.2 billion payroll disaster.

    Written by Byron Connolly29 Aug. 13 14:11