Blog Profile / Australian Health Information Technology


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Archived Since:April 6, 2010

Blog Post Archive

Weekly Australian Health IT Links – 11th December, 2017.

Here are a few I have come across the last week or so. Note: Each link is followed by a title and a few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require...Show More Summary

I Am Getting The Feeling Things Are Not Going Well With The Roll-Out Of The myHR and The ADHA.

Why do I think this? First the poll published earlier today makes it pretty clear that the confidence of the savvy audience in this blog that the myHR will be a success has pretty much evaporated.See here:https://aushealthit.blogspot.com.au/2017/12/aushealthit-poll-number-400-results.htmlSecond...Show More Summary

AusHealthIT Poll Number 400 – Results – 10th December, 2017.

Here are the results of the poll.Do The Recent Additions Of Many New Clinical Information Feeds For The myHR Persuade You The System Has A Bright Successful Future Ahead?Yes 1% (1) No 97% (142) I Have No Idea 2% (3) Total votes: 146 Any...Show More Summary

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 9th December, 2017.

Here are a few I came across last week. Note: Each link is followed by a title and few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require site registration...Show More Summary

This Looks Like Another Worthwhile Initiative From Government. Worth Knowing About!

This appeared last week:27 November 2017New cancer database a key resource for GPsCancer Clinical Posted by Felicity Nelson Cancer Australia’s new searchable database is giving GPs quick access to population data on cancers.The National...Show More Summary

The Macro View – Health, Financial And Political News Relevant To E-Health And The Health Sector In General.

December 07, 2017 Edition.Two huge things are going on around the Trump Administration at present. First Michael Flynn – his recent short lived National Security Adviser has pleaded guilty to misleading the FBI on his dealings with Russia sucking other members of the Administration closer to the flame. Show More Summary

The Heat On The Way The NBN Is Being Implemented Is Really Rising. Pollies Take Note!

Last week we had a very disappointing announcement on the NBN that was ‘spun’ as an initiative to improve the ‘customer experience’.Basically the issue was that the Hybrid Fibre Coaxial (HFC) roll out was found to be not fit for useShow More Summary

Digital Rights And Privacy Are Important To Many Of Us. Here Is Some Current Evidence.

This appeared a few days ago:It's not too late to fight for our digital rights. Here's how we startBy Ariadne Vromen, Kimberlee Weatherall, Fiona Martin and Gerard Goggin27 November 2017 Uber's admission that it covered up a major data...Show More Summary

Weekly Australian Health IT Links – 4th December, 2017.

Here are a few I have come across the last week or so.Note: Each link is followed by a title and a few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require site registration or subscription payment.General CommentAn interesting week with the ADHA out all over the place. Show More Summary

Explanatory Memorandum For Mr Hunt's Rules - A Small Step!

EXPLANATORY STATEMENTIssued by Authority of the Minister for Health My Health Records Act 2012My Health Records (National Application) Rules 2017The My Health Records Act 2012 (the Act) enabled the establishment of the My Health Record system (formerly referred to as the personally controlled electronic health record or PCEHR system). Show More Summary

The Government And The ADHA Are Treating Us All Like Mushrooms. It Really Stinks!

These rules were promulgated a day or so ago! (Sorry about the formatting)My Health Records (National Application) Rules 2017 I, Greg Hunt, Minister for Health, make the following rules. Dated 30 November 2017 Greg Hunt Minister for Health ContentsPart 1—Preliminary... This is the initial part of the post - read more by clicking on the title of the article. David.

This Is The Way You Conduct Population Research Using Big Data - And It Does Not Involve The myHR!

This appeared during the week:Big data project offers ‘better return’ on health servicesThe Australian12:00AM November 30, 2017In a world first, medical data from an entire generation of Victorian babies will be pooled to fast-trackShow More Summary

AusHealthIT Poll Number 399 – Results – 3rd December, 2017.

Here are the results of the poll.Would It Be Preferable If Patients Accessed Their Electronic Health Records From A Portal Provided By Their GP Rather Than Via The myHR?Yes 85% (104) No 5% (6) I Think Both Are Needed 2% (3) I Think Neither...Show More Summary

Weekly Overseas Health IT Links – 2nd December, 2017.

Here are a few I came across last week. Note: Each link is followed by a title and few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require site registration...Show More Summary

It Looks Like The Human Services Minister Has Been A Little Less Than Frank About Medicare Number Leaks Onto The Dark Web!

This appeared last week:11:00pm, Nov 21, 2017 Updated: 11:09pm, Nov 21Revealed: Alan Tudge’s department knew of Medicare breach prior to bombshell reportExclusiveJohn Power The Department of Human Services flagged the illegal sale of...Show More Summary

The Macro View – Health, Financial And Political News Relevant To E-Health And The Health Sector In General.

November 30, 2017 Edition.Overseas, in the week this is published we will get a good idea if Trump is going to get the Tax Legislation he wants through. There are many differences between the House and Senate versions and it will be interesting to see if they can be reconciled. Show More Summary

It Looks Like The Opioid Epidemic Is Staring To Really Hit Here In Australia.

This week Radio National has run two programs on our increasing problem with opioid over and mis-use.First we have this:Are doctor-shoppers really at the heart of our opioid crisis?Download audioTuesday 21 November 2017 5:30PM Around 600 Australians die each year from prescription drug overdoses, and the figure rises each year. Show More Summary

I Think I Have Been Making This Point For Years - The myHR Does Not Know What It Wants To Be!

This appeared a few days ago.A GP diagnoses My Health Record's ills21 November 2017 COMMENTThe main problem is that it's a bureaucrat's solution which tries to be all things to all people, an anonymous GP writes.The MyHealth Record is like my garden. Show More Summary

It Rather Looks Like The MyHR Has Broken An Important Rule If Success Is To Be Achieved!

This appeared last week:21 November 2017How to succeed with digital innovation in healthPosted by Felicity Nelson Dr Steve Hodgkinson has a message for digital health innovators: the longer a project takes, the more likely it is to fail. Show More Summary

Weekly Australian Health IT Links – 27th November, 2017.

Here are a few I have come across the last week or so.Note: Each link is followed by a title and a few paragraphs. For the full article click on the link above title of the article. Note also that full access to some links may require...Show More Summary

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