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Survey – Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) Review

https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/pcehrconsultation   The Department of Health is currently consulting with stakeholders on the implementation of the recommendations of the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) Review. The outcomes of the consultation will influence the system design, implementation schedule, and the planning for communication, education, and risk management. As a part of the consultation process, a … Continue reading

Budget information on Indigenous Health
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Budget information on Indigenous Health

To assist you in finding Budget information on Indigenous health, we have made the task easier for you.   Go to the HealthBulletin http://healthbulletin.org.au<http://healthbulletin.org.au/&gt; and click on ‘Australian Government Budget 2014-15: information of relevance to Indigenous health’ (http://healthbulletin.org.au/articles/budget-2014-15-information-of-relevance-to-indigenous-health/).   Links to media releases will be added during the rest of the week as they become … Continue reading

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Telehealth Infrastructure Support Grants 2014 Round 3

Originally posted on NACCHO Aboriginal Health News Alerts:
NACCHO has received funds from the Department of Health and Ageing under the Telehealth Delivery Project to provide services with grants that will allow them to purchase the necessary infrastructure to undertake Telehealth consultations between specialists and patients. The grant funding under Round 3 is for amounts…

eHealth Usability Feedback / Improvements – NEHTA
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eHealth Usability Feedback / Improvements – NEHTA

When Clinicians commenced using the eHealth record system (PCEHR), some issues were identified that were impacting workflow, and some of the eHealth features of their software were not as intuitive as originally hoped.  NEHTA has worked with clinical peak bodies to produce guidance material for software vendors in response to the usability feedback received to … Continue reading