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Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Summary Evaluation Report of NSW HealtheLink Finally Released.

For your reading pleasure the following was pointed out today.


This report presents the results of an evaluation of the Healthelink electronic health record (EHR) pilot. This report was prepared by KPMG. It focuses on the implementation, functioning and performance of the Healthelink EHR pilot from the time of its commencement in March 2006 to September 2008.

An Evaluation of the Healthelink Electronic Health Record Pilot (Summary Report) (272K)

The site is located here:


Bit of a pity – yet again – we have a summary report – because citizens are not grown up enough to be allowed the full truth!

Maybe some commentary a bit later.



Anonymous said...

Was this report referenced by:
1. Deloitte?
2. Booz & Co?

Aus HIT Man said...

See my comments on secrecy. The full report was available to Booz and is referenced there. Not sure if report was available to Deloittes - but the project is referenced I seem to recall.