Health Informatics Technical Committee (HITC)

The Health Informatics Technical Committee (HITC) focuses on the standardisation of health data, including their structure, electronic exchange between health informatics systems, collection and processing, and security. It is aligned with the national objective to implement a National Electronic Health Record for Singapore.

TC composition and structure

HITC has the following main composition:

TC Chairman

Mr Ong Leong Seng
‎Chief Architect & Group Director of Enterprise Architecture, Integration and Development
Integrated Health Information Systems Pte Ltd

TC Secretary

Ms Patricia Chua
MOH Holdings Pte Ltd

International Standards Participation

The TC represents Singapore as an ‘Observer’ or ‘O’ member of ISO TC215 on ‘Health Informatics’.

* O-members follow the work as an observer but cannot make any comments about the development process or vote.

Singapore Standards Under HITC

Technical Reference
TR 45 : 2016
Technical Reference for Remote Vital Signs Monitoring