iCIMS consists of clinical analysts, health informaticians and software engineers with expertise to deal with the most complicated clinical data processing. We specialise in both the design and development of clinical information systems. We can take on any technical challenge to produce innovative strategies to solve processing problems and rescue important data in existing systems.

Lead Staff

Professor Jon Patrick | CEO

Professor Jon Patrick

Jon is a researcher of nearly 40 years standing with over 100 publications. He has proven expertise in software engineering, language technology and psychology. Formerly he has held both the Chairs of Language Technology and Information Systems at the University of Sydney. He has worked in health applications of IT and language processing for the past 8 years but has a career of IT innovations stretching back 30 years. He won Australia’s national Eureka Science Prize in 2005 for Scamseek which identified financial scams on the Internet.


Ali Besiso | Director of Professional Services

Ali Besiso

Ali and Jon have worked together on a range of projects aimed at enhancing and demonstrating the effectiveness of the iCIMS methodology. He specialises in clinical processes and works directly with clinical teams. Ali led the development of NEDIMS, the system built for Nepean Hospital Emergency Department. He holds a Master of Health Informatics from the University of Sydney.


Peter Pritchard | Director of Operations

Peter Pritchard

Peter brings more than 30 years of experience in Marketing and Sales gained across large multinational as well as mid-sized and start up companies.

His expertise covers Sales and Marketing having held senior positions in both roles. In these roles he has built and managed Marketing and Communications, Inside Sales, Product Marketing and Reseller/Partner teams within ANZ and across Asia Pacific. Peter has training in most modern sales methodologies and holds an MBA in Marketing and HR.


Yuzhong Cheng | Chief Software Engineer

Yuzhong Cheng

Yuzhong and Jon have collaborated since 2007 in the development of many aspects of the iCIMS technology. Yuzhong holds a Master of IT from the University of Sydney and he leads the team in the architecture and development of iCIMS.


Vickie Ho | Senior Clinical Analyst

Vickie Ho

Vickie is responsible for system analysis and quality assurance. She has particularly well-developed skills at designing and optimising clinical user interfaces, product development, as well as identifying software weaknesses. She also is the lead for SNOMED CT coding of the clinical design. She holds a Master of Health Informatics from the University of Sydney and is an ISTQB certified tester.