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  • GPs not ready for e-health records

    General Practitioners are not technically nor functionally ready for the advent of personal e-health records, a representative body for the industry has warned.

  • Healthcare Identifiers Bill passed

    The Federal Government passed through the <i>Healthcare Identifiers Bill 2010</i> and the <i>Healthcare Identifiers (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010</i> this week, following four months of debate and a last minute push by the Department of Health and Ageing and the National eHealth Transition Authority (NeHTA).

  • Fed Govt amends Healthcare Identifiers Bill

    The Federal Government has bowed to public and industry pressure, proposing new amendments that would address privacy and data security-related issues associated with its Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Bill.