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18 August 2017

Using both Direct and FHIR standards could improve data exchange Government Unveils National Digital Health Strategy How medication data and analytics can help the ER cut opioid abuse Commentary: Why information security is a patient safety issue NASH has failed: agreement set to delegate identity authentication to vendors Mater Group deploys digital solution in advance…

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Review of the HICS Interoperability Master Class

18 August 2017

Tom Bowden, Graham Grieve , Dr Andrew McCintyre and Peter Young all gave their perspectives on interoperability, FHIR and SMD to an audience of almost 100. The good news is that if you missed it, they are answering the remaining questions posed by the audience – you can read the first installment via MSIA Blog.

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MTP Connect

18 August 2017

MTP Connect is one of 6 Federal Government Industry Growth Centres. It has been established to accelerate the growth of medical technologies, bio technologies and pharmaceuticals to achieve greater commercialization and establish Australia as a Asia Pacific hub for MTP companies. It is a NFP and in addition to its aims of encouraging removal of…

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Cloud Computing – Draft DHS Policy

18 August 2017

The DHS draft Cloud Computing policy has major implications for our industry. The proposed requirement for cloud services to use “dedicated servers” and the transformation of your client’s information into “Commonwealth data” merely because of retrieval of an IHI for example, are just 2 of the many issues for industry. The draft policy and our…

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Survey Winner – Klaus Bartosch

18 August 2017

We asked the Practice Management System members what more they want from the MSIA. We got a great response and some helpful suggestions on how the board and staff can better serve the membership. Thank you to those who participated. The winner of the $500.00 Flight Centre voucher is: Klaus Bartosch

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HICS Masterclass – The Unanswered

14 August 2017

The MSIA ran an interoperability masterclass as part of the HICS 2017 event. The panel consisted of esteemed industry experts – Tom Bowden, Dr Andrew McIntyre, Peter Young and Grahame Grieve and was hosted by President Emma Hossack. The session was well attended and as a result a number of questions from the audience had…

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09 August 2017

As launch date nears, Health Care Homes remain half empty Global Health wins contract to deploy cloud system at Sydney hospital ​Australia’s digital health strategy gets the nod without data interoperability controls HIC 2017: Professional college mooted for digital health executives Digital health record custodian establishes cyber security centre Siemens to update medical scanner software…

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Pharmacy Board of Australia – Communique

09 August 2017

The Pharmacy Board of Australia (the Board) meets each month to consider and decide on any matters related to its regulatory function under the National Law1 and within the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme (the National Scheme). This communiqué aims to inform stakeholders of the work of the Board and matters regarding the National Scheme.…

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All interested people are invited to attend the final lead up event for Hacking Health @ HIC

02 August 2017

The Practice Pitch Night provides an opportunity for projects and teams to practice their pitch, understand more about how the event will work, see the international connections and Brazil’s involvement, and network with like-minded people. Projects will have one minute to pitch their projects at the start of the event so the Practice Pitch night…

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