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Event Reminder Stakeholder Forum 20 March 2018

12 March 2018

  With just over a week to go, register now for the upcoming Stakeholder Forum! The MSIA Board is delighted to invite you to our Stakeholder Forum on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 at our Event Partner, Baker McKenzie’s, Melbourne office. This time, we have the Acting CIO for Health & Aged Care Department of Human Services, Deputy Secretary…

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The Latest from the MSIA Blog

23 February 2018

We are at a fork in the digital health road Rarely has there been a better reason for optimism in our field of digital health. We have a solid, sophisticated health industry sector, the start of professional courses to assist individuals with health literacy and, significantly… READ MORE       The Positive Power of Big Data It seems like…

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Quick News Links

23 February 2018

Cloud patient management systems come of age The insidious cost of old technology New Global Digital Health Partnership DHS to take staged approach in move from PKI certificates to PRODA Stephen Moo signs on with JP Consulting How to opt out of Australia’s e-health record scheme

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Improving Aged Care with Smart Home Technology & Telehealth

23 February 2018

21/02/2018 AUTHOR: Craig Porte, CEO, Carelink/Icon Global & Director, MSIA Aged Care in the home has largely been reactive. A project to deploy smart home technology has been trialled in Geelong (Victoria) through a collaboration between the City of Greater Geelong, Samsung, Icon Global, Unisono and Deakin University and has shown that  elderly Australians can…

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The Latest from the MSIA Blog

23 February 2018

The Positive Power of Big Data It seems like every day we’re bombarded with another news story around a hacking or data breach.  Many of the Healthcare IT companies have worked especially hard to protect patient data… READ MORE         Real Time Prescription Monitoring (RTPM) – what is the problem? he statistics never…

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SVT Environment Planned Outage

23 February 2018

The My Health Record System Operator advises there will be a planned outage to the My Health Record system Software Vendor Test (SVT) environment from 5:30PM Tuesday 20 February 2018 – 8:00AM Wednesday 21 February 2018 AEDT. This is a planned system maintenance activity to the Software Vendor Test environment. This change does not require a change to…

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Quick News Links

23 February 2018

Health confident remaining NCSR functions on track Converging Data to orchestrate response in next Cyber Security Accelerator Telstra Health brings back old guard to right Communicare ship CanDo app promises practical support with daily tasks for poorly patients The ten things to watch in 2018 Telstra’s IoT business ‘one of the most successful globally’ Too…

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The Department of Human Services Advice: ECLIPSE – Private Health Insurance Simplified Billing $0 benefit claims

23 February 2018

The Australian Government Department of Human Services (the Department) would like to advise you of a change in process when dealing with IMC AG and SC ECLIPSE claims where the total Private Health Insurer (PHI) assessment equals $0, but the PHI does not reject the claim (indicated by setting the assessmentCde at the claim level…

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Draft Aged Care Quality Standards now available

23 February 2018

A single set of quality standards is a key deliverable of the Single Aged Care Quality Framework. The Aged Care Quality Standards will apply to all aged care services and will replace the current four sets of aged care standards. The Standards have been structured so that organisations will only have to meet the Standards…

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