Sheree Lloyd

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Sheree Lloyd

PhD, MTM, B Bus Assoc Dip
Australian Institute of Health Service Management

Hobart CBD Campuses

0420925099 (phone)

Dr. Sheree Lloyd is a senior lecturer at the Australian Institute of Health Service Management. She is passionate about digital health, innovation in health care organisations and systems for safe, high-quality care.


I am a graduate of Queensland University of Technology, Griffith University and Cumberland College of Health Sciences and a health information manager, teacher and project manager with over 20 years' experience in academic and health service management roles. I hold graduate membership of the Health Information Management Association of Australia, am a Certified Health Information Manager, Fellow of Australasian College of Health Service Managers and member of the Australasian Institute of Digital Health. I am a graduate of the NSW Ministry of Health Centre for Healthcare Redesign. In 2019 I completed a PhD researching innovation and high performance in rural health settings. My doctoral research was awarded an Executive Dean's commendation. I am a passionate educator, teaching units in health informatics, digital health, health information systems, quality and safety and translating health innovation into practice. Sheree is a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy (FHEA). Recognising my contribution to student experience through teaching activities I was awarded a Vice Chancellors Award from the Queensland University of Technology and in 2018 I received a teaching commendation from Griffith University, based on student evaluation of teaching. During 2020 with colleagues from The Royal Melbourne, Wollongong, and Monash Universities the findings from a pilot study of clinician perceptions of electronic medical record usability were published in the International Journal of Medical Informatics.

Career summary


Degree Thesis TitleUniversityCountry Date awarded
PhD What 'sparks' innovation in rural health settings: A case study Queensland University of Technology Australia 2019
MTM   Griffith University Australia 1999
   Queensland University of Technology Australia 1989
Grad Dip Gov and Grad Dip Project Management   Aurora Training Australia 1992
Assoc Dip Medical Record Administration   Cumberland College of Health Sciences Australia 1983

Languages (other than English)



Professional practice

  • Health Information Management Association of Australia
  • Australasian Institute of Digital Health
  • Australasian College of Health Service Management

Committee associations

  • Editorial Board Health Information Management Journal
  • Editorial Board Work Integrated Learning in Practice
  • Health Information Management Association of Australia Accreditation Council
  • Queensland Branch Council Member Australasian College of Health Service Management

Administrative expertise

Managing large multi-site hospital projects in information systems and technology and activity-based funding.

Leading and managing large health information management services in tertiary referral hospitals and regional health authorities in Queensland.

Sheree has held a range of leadership and administrative positions. She was the Director of the Health Information Service, Princess Alexandra Hospital and Regional Health Information Management, Metro South Regional Health Authority.  Sheree has managed large multi-site hospital information systems and activity-based funding projects.


Quality and Safety
Digital health
Health information management

Teaching expertise

Sheree has designed and coordinated units focused on health service and information management, digital health and health informatics, work integrated learning and translating health innovation into practice. She has been a program advisor for health service management and teaching lead for a post-graduate certificate in digital health.

Teaching responsibility

Research Appointments

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  • Innovation in rural health organisations
  • Electronic medical record usability


Sheree is currently involved in a national study of electronic medical record usability. This collaborative team of researchers from Monash, University of Wollongong, Griffith Universities, and the Royal Melbourne Hospital is investigating clinician perceptions of the usability of electronic health records.


  • Executive Dean’s Commendation for Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award

Current projects

  • Chief Investigator, National Electronic Medical Record Usability Study

Fields of Research

  • Health informatics and information systems (420308)
  • Technical, further and workplace education (390308)
  • Digital health (420302)
  • Rural and remote health services (420321)
  • Patient safety (420317)
  • Creative arts, media and communication curriculum and pedagogy (390101)
  • Innovation management (350705)

Research Objectives

  • Provision of health and support services (200399)
  • Professions and professionalisation (230502)
  • Information systems, technologies and services (220499)
  • Information services (220399)
  • Management, resources and leadership (160204)
  • Applied computing (220402)
  • Evaluation of health and support services (200299)
  • Higher education (160102)
  • Rural and remote area health (200508)
  • Computer systems (220404)
  • Inpatient hospital care (200304)


Total publications


Journal Article

(11 outputs)
2023Lloyd S, Long K, Probst Y, Di Donato J, Alvandi AO, et al., 'Medical and nursing clinician perspectives on the usability of the hospital electronic medical record: A qualitative analysis', Health Information Management pp. 1-9. ISSN 1322-4913 (2023) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1177/18333583231154624 [eCite] [Details]


2022Lloyd S, 'Book Review: Advances in Research, Theory and Practice in Work Integrated learning - Enhancing Employability for a Sustainable Future', Work Integrated Learning in Practice, 1, (1) pp. 4-6. ISSN 2653-4274 (2022) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]

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2022Lloyd S, FitzGerald G, Collie J, Cliff C, 'What Sparks' Innovation in Rural Health Settings: A case study', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 17, (3) pp. 1-18. ISSN 2204-3136 (2022) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.24083/apjhm.v17i3.1609 [eCite] [Details]


2022Taylor S, Lloyd S, Olley R, 'The Transmogrification of Surgical Telehealth: A systematic literature review', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 17, (3) pp. 1-17. ISSN 2204-3136 (2022) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.24083/apjhm.v17i2.687 [eCite] [Details]


2021Lloyd S, Cliff C, FitzGerald G, Collie J, 'Can publicly reported data be used to understand performance in an Australian rural hospital?', Health Information Management, 50, (1-2) pp. 35-46. ISSN 1322-4913 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1177/1833358320948559 [eCite] [Details]


2021Lloyd S, Long K, Alvandi AO, Di Donato J, Probst Y, et al., 'A national survey of EMR usability: Comparisons between medical and nursing professions in the hospital and primary care sectors in Australia and Finland', International Journal of Medical Informatics, 154 Article 104535. ISSN 1386-5056 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmedinf.2021.104535 [eCite] [Details]

Citations: Scopus - 5Web of Science - 3


2021Lloyd S, Waid D, Avery M, 'Industry views on satisfaction and value of work integrated learning placements in health services management', Work Based Learning e-Journal International, 10, (1) pp. 68-85. ISSN 2044-7868 (2021) [Professional, Refereed Article]

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2021Low S, Nash R, Butler-Henderson K, Lloyd S, 'Transversal competency development in healthcare professionals: a scoping literature review to identify effective educational paradigms, principles and strategies', Journal of University Teaching and Learning Practice, 18, (8) pp. 4-31. ISSN 1449-9789 (2021) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.53761/ [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Low S; Nash R; Butler-Henderson K


2020Bain C, Goswami A, Lloyd S, Davis L, 'Post-implementation evaluation of a digital dictation system in a large Health Service Using HOT-Fit Framework', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 15, (4) pp. 1-11. ISSN 2204-3136 (2020) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.24083/apjhm.v15i4.339 [eCite] [Details]


2020Lloyd S, Walker SM, Goswami A, 'Health Information: Applications and challenges in the COVID-19 pandemic', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 15, (3) pp. 1-6. ISSN 2204-3136 (2020) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.24083/apjhm.v15i3.473 [eCite] [Details]


2018Lloyd S, Low S, Win SL, Fitzgerald G, Cliff C, et al., 'The ingredients for innovation: impacts for practice and the education of health service managers', Asia Pacific Journal of Health Management, 13, (2) ISSN 1833-3818 (2018) [Refereed Article]

DOI: 10.24083/apjhm.v13i2.5 [eCite] [Details]

Co-authors: Low S


Conference Publication

(2 outputs)
2022Almond H, Lloyd S, Mather C, 'Safety and quality in health and care is everyone's business', Teaching Matters 2022, 28 November - 2 December 2022, online (2022) [Conference Extract]

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Co-authors: Almond H; Mather C

2022Lloyd S, 'Australian Clinicians Experience of the Usability of EMR's in Practice: - friend or foe?', ACHSM Asia-Pacific Health Leadership Conference, 21 - 23 September 2022, Perth, Australia (2022) [Conference Extract]

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Sheree has supervised a wide range of Masters student projects to successful completion.  She also regularly examines PhD and MA theses.