Digital Health

Digital health is the electronic management of health information to deliver safer, more efficient, better quality healthcare.

RCPA Digital Health

Digital health is the electronic management of health information to deliver safer, more efficient, better quality healthcare. The College’s digital health initiatives include Digital Microscopy, Pathology Information, Terminology and Units Standardisation Project, Structured Pathology Reporting of Cancer Project and International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting.

In November 2020, the RCPA held an Informatics Workshops to discuss the different elements involved with pathology informatics. Presentations surrounding Patient-centric model of care, Interoperability, The role of technology and AI in Pathology and Cybersecurity and privacy are available to view below:

RCPA Manual

The main purpose of this Manual is to provide useful guidelines for the selection of pathology tests and to facilitate interpretation of results.

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Genetic Tests and Laboratories

Contains a comprehensive listing of all genes from the Human Gene Nomenclature Committee (HGNC) database alongside laboratories and tests available in the country.

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Macroscopic Cut-Up Manual

A manual for the process of macroscopic dissection in Anatomical Pathology laboratories.

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International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting

Internationally agreed cancer datasets developed by the International Collaboration on Cancer Reporting (ICCR).

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Pathology Terminology and Information Standardisation

PITUS describe the rules and provide guidelines for adoption, and acknowledge the work completed by the PITUS project teams.

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01-Dec-2020
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