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  • NEHTA licenses CSIRO software for e-health rollout

    The National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA) has licensed software from the Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) to aid the move to a standardised dictionary of clinical terms as part of the Federal Government’s PCEHR project.

    Written by Chloe Herrick28 Nov. 11 15:31
  • Federal Govt sheds light on next round of e-health record funding

    The Federal Department of Health has revealed detailed plans for the third round of funding to be allocated to the National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA) next month for the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR).

    Written by Chloe Herrick07 Oct. 11 15:06
  • GPs get prepared for e-health records

    The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) has launched revised information security standards and a workbook in order to prepare GPs for the Federal Government’s Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR).

    Written by Chloe Herrick06 Oct. 11 15:54
  • Health department issues PCEHR legislation draft

    The federal government has released draft legislation for its $466.7 million Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (PCEHR) project, following the release of the Concept of Operations document earlier this month.

    Written by Chloe Herrick30 Sept. 11 11:20