Tom Bowden is Director- Industry Relationships of HealthLink Ltd, a company he co-founded in 1993. Much of Tom’s work has been in developing business models to enable government and private sector organisations to work together to accelerate health system transformation.
HealthLink provides electronic communications and data security services to more than 13,500 individual healthcare organisations, across New Zealand, the Pacific Islands, Australia and Canada, enabling the delivery of 100 million items of clinical information annually. HealthLink provides technical support for a wide range of New Zealand government owned and operated data facilities and health management programs. In Australia, HealthLink has Health Information Exchange contracts with six state and territory governments.