My Health Record

‘Getting privacy and security settings right in the My Health Record, and ensuring public and clinician trust, is more important than a rush to end the opt-out period,’ says Alison Verhoeven, Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief...

Public trust in the My Health Record may be lost without swift action from the Government, the Department of Health and the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) to fix significant legal and privacy issues, according to the Australian Healthcare and...

‘The advantages of having your medical history in the one place, both for consumers and healthcare providers, are numerous’, says Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Acting Chief Executive Dr Linc Thurecht. ‘Apart from convenience, the...

Research published in the latest issue of Australian Health Review (AHR) points to a patient-centred healthcare future, according to the AHR’s chief editor, Professor Gary Day. AHR is the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association’s peer-reviewed...

‘We are supportive of the “opt out” model for My Health Record, but with some important provisos’, says Alison Verhoeven, Chief Executive of the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA). Ms Verhoeven was commenting on today’s release by the...