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Support for My Health Record system Software Vendor Test Environment (SVT) over the Christmas Period

22 December 2017

The My Health Record System Operator advises that between 5:30PM 22 December 2017 and 8:30AM 8 January 2018 AEDT there will be limited support available to vendors: Environment availability will be fully supported (8:30AM – 5:30PM AEDT) except on Public Holidays (25-26 December 2017 and 1-2 January 2018). Please note that vendors will still be…

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Quick News Links

19 December 2017

It’s time to talk about who can access your digital genomic data Cybersecurity Newsletter #84 The hot top 20: most-read stories on Pulse+IT in 2017 eRx Script Exchange racks up two billion clinical transactions Liverpool Hospital rolls out enhanced electronic medical record Miles on the road to Queensland health ministry Barwon chooses Cerner’s FirstNet to replace…

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Powering the Future of Healthcare in Asia Pacific How technology will change healthcare delivery

19 December 2017

SPECIAL REPORT FROM BAKER MCKENZIE The delivery of healthcare is poised for a radical change. The unparalleled ability to collect, mine and analyse health data, the increasing sophistication of biosensors, and the exponential rise in the use of smart phone devices provides opportunities for a radical re-think in how to economically and efficiently provide healthcare…

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Living database of every health innovation in Australia

19 December 2017

MSIA are part of a consortium which has received MTPConnect funding to create Australia’s first living database of health innovations across the digital health, medtech and pharmaceutical sector. In it you can track the progress of any innovation in Australia in real time. The Australian Health Innovation Showcase will launch officially in February, you can…

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Share your views on indicators of quality in aged care

19 December 2017

COTA Australia are leading a project to determine what measures and indicators of quality are most useful to consumers and providers. The findings will help to inform the future of the National Aged Care Quality Indicator Program (QI Program). Online surveys To contribute to this project, aged care providers and industry representatives can complete the…

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AndConnect – Industry stakeholder round table on the development and commercialisation of digital health

19 December 2017

AndConnect held four round table sessions last week, each comprising of approximately 25-30 industry leaders drawn from industry, research organisations and government. The discussion was facilitated by LEK Consulting and focused on a constructive discussion of the key elements required for the development of a thriving digital health technology sector in Australia. The four Roundtable…

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Health Information Workforce Census Project: Minimum Dataset Development

19 December 2017

The minimum dataset development part of the Health Information Workforce Census Project is drawing to a close as we reach the end of 2017, with the pilot testing of the census environment across different media entering its final fortnight. We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your support of this project…

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PBS Software Vendor Forum

19 December 2017

Minutes and action items from the most recent PBS vendor forum held via teleconference on 12 September 2017 are now available: Agenda Minutes Action Items

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Support for My Health Record system Software Vendor Test Environment (SVT) over the Christmas Period

19 December 2017

The My Health Record System Operator advises that between 5:30PM 22 December 2017 and 8:30AM 8 January 2018 AEDT there will be limited support available to vendors: Environment availability will be fully supported (8:30AM – 5:30PM AEDT) except on Public Holidays (25-26 December 2017 and 1-2 January 2018). Please note that vendors will still be…

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