Chien Yeh Hsu

Chair of Taiwan eHealth Association

Prof. Chien Yeh Hsu is currently the Chairman of the Department of Information Management, National Taipei University of Nursing and Health Science. He is also a Professor of the Master Program in Global Health and Development, Taipei Medical University. Prof. Hsu was the Director of Graduate Institute of Medical Informatics at Taipei Medical University from 2007 to 2013.

His research domain includes electronic medical/health record, clinical/hospital information system, medical information standards, biomedical data sharing/processing/analysis, e-health/cloud computing infrastructure, biomedical database, and biomedical signal processing.

He was a member of HIMSS Analytics Asia Senior Executive Advisory Committee and a member of HIMSS Asia Pacific Governing Council from 2013 to 2015. Also, he had been helping on the promotion of the HIMSS EMRAM in Taiwan. 

In 2019, Prof. Hsu lead the department of NTUNHS to obtain the certificate (effective from 2018 to 2024) from the Higher Education Evaluation and Accreditation Council of Taiwan (HEEACT).

From 2017 until now, Prof. Hsu has also been leading the collaboration of the Taiwan eHealth Association with AeHIN on hosting the conference, “AeHIN-Taiwan Health IT Collaboration Workshop” for seven times at different places around South-east Asia area.

He has been working on various topics in medical informatics for more than twenty years now. He has published various articles in The Journal on Information Technology in Healthcare, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, Expert Systems with Applications, PLOS ONE, European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Methods of Information in Medicine, International Journal of Andrology, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Telemedicine and e-Health, and The Journal of Taiwan Association for Medical Informatics.

He is currently the President of the Taiwan eHealth Association. Prof. Hsu also served as the President of Taiwan Association for Medical Informatics from 2008 to 2011, and as the Editor in Chief of The Journal of Taiwan Association for Medical Informatics from 2004 to 2007, He used to be a board member for HL7 Taiwan until 2015 and for the Taiwan Association for Nursing Informatics until now. 

Prof. Hsu continues to contribute his efforts in networking with partners to share his knowledge and experience on medical informatics and health management. He continues to share his experience on the country’s national health insurance and on hospital information systems best practices. He is expecting to contribute to the further development of information technology in improving patient care across the Pan Asia region.