Introduction to My Health Record: current state including recent updates to legislation for mental health professionals
- Explain key features of My Health Record system, including different mechanisms to access the clinical information
- Identify the various types of clinical information contained within the My Health Record
- Describe key legislation underpinning the use of My Health Record in practice
- Register for the My Health Record and access the National Provider Portal
- Communicate to your patients/clients benefits of having a My Health Record and how that information may assist in clinical decision-making
My Health Record 'minor glitch' still generating thousands of pages of internal files
Online privacy has flown out the window
- 12:00AM February 15, 2019
Why has a national real-time prescription monitoring system been delayed?
‘What we see is that there is a real focus now to deliver real-time prescription monitoring by the end of the year,’ he said.
‘We’re funding it for $16 million and only two weeks ago all of the states agreed at the Council of Australian Governments health meeting to sign up to be part of real-time prescription monitoring.’
While the Federal Government’s National Data Exchange (NDE) component – which will receive and distribute dispensing information across all states and territories – rolled out in December 2018, the full system has not met the ambitious timetable.
Bee Mohamed, the chief executive officer of prescription drug misuse advocacy group ScriptWise, has called on the Government to push for a clear timeline at a state level.
My Health Record in general practice
Cringila-based GP, Dr Rakesh Bahl, shares his thoughts on the potential of digital health and says the more we utilise My Health Record the more useful it will become.
Twitter CEO says his and other tech firms have not combated abuse enough
Dorsey calls Silicon Valley's response to online abuse a "huge fail."
Medications misadventure is a $1.4 billion problem – and how digital health can help
Home loan details of 100,000 customers hacked in major data breach
Australian bank customers caught in valuation firm data breach
Caused by undisclosed 'security vulnerability'.
LandMark White blames exposed API for data breach
'My Aged Care' not suited to vulnerable, remote Australians: witness
Government holds off on attribution for parliament hack
Healthcare comes under sustained email fraud attack
- 12 February 2019
- Written by Peter Dinham
Google search ranking boss warns against algorithm oversight
Is it really a myth that our data isn’t safe?
The Age of Surveillance Capitalism exposes tech giants' social engineering
Telemedicine for diabetes and heart failure: an evidence review
Leonard C Gray