Structure, Functions and Responsibilities

The Health Informatics Directorate falls under the auspices of the Director General. Healthcare Services and operates from Mater Dei Hospital. It is composed of the following Units:

  • Medical Records
  • Medical Illustrations Unit
  • ICT Projects Coordinator
  • Data Protection Unit
  • HIS Systems
  • Administration, Governance and IT Auditing
  • Digital Health
  • IT Support, Networks, Non-HIS and Projects
  • Servers and Hosting


  • To co-ordinate and promote health informatics and ICT requirements across Mater Dei Hospital and all healthcare services
  • To identify Informatics requirements in healthcare services and give advice and recommendations as required
  • To collect, analyse and disseminate health information to ensure continuous monitoring, innovation and sustainability of healthcare services