The end of the My Health Record opt-out period is in sight.
The Department of Health will soon set GP quality indicators.
The Department of Health is on a data extraction mission.
The framework for secondary use of MyHR data has been released and it is controversial.
An example of the Government wanting more for less?
A summary of what will happen during the opt-out period.
What’s on your wish list?
A question nobody should have to ask.
There may be hope for Australia’s digital health record.
More people die from prescription drug overdose than traffic accidents.
A new telehealth referral service raises many serious questions.
The National eHealth strategy is getting closer and closer to that big, overhanging cliff.
Alas, another missed opportunity to increase the uptake of eHealth by doctors.
Internet therapy for many mental health problems actually works.
GP Daniel Byrne explains why Denmark is one of the world leaders in the use e-health.
The Australian Government is considering major legislative changes to the PCEHR.
Is Australia ready for the new digital technologies in healthcare?
I had the privilege to speak with the Chairman of the NEHTA Board about the e-health challenge.
Although I like the word ‘rebooted’, many questions remain.
Secure electronic transfer of medical records between practices has become an urgent national priority.