My Health Record: confusion as some Australians shocked they already have one

18 July 2018 - Wes Mountain in Melbourne said he tried to opt out of My Health Record on Monday, ...

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EMA’s proactive publication of clinical data a success

16 July 2018 - First report on unprecedented transparency policy shows high user satisfaction. ...

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My Health Record opt-out period begins, but privacy concerns remain

16 July 2018 - The Federal Government's digital health agency has moved to reassure Australians that their online My Health ...

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My Health Record opens new era for health care

16 July 2018 - The potential of My Health Record to transform the health care system in Australia will depend ...

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Health Canada ordered to release confidential drug company data on HPV vaccines

13 July 2018 - Federal government insisted drug companies' clinical trial data is 'confidential business information'. ...

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Amazon’s PillPack deal gives it access to sensitive health data

1 July 2018 - Amazon, master of shopping behaviour, will now know prescriptions. ...

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Gottlieb calls on payers to share data to aid drug innovation

25 June 2018 - The FDA is working to modernize the clinical trial process in order to answer the right ...

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HealthEngine patients’ exposure: when on line is out of line

25 June 2018 - The revelation that the doctor appointments company, HealthEngine, has reportedly shared hundreds of patient details with ...

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Script for a healthier Australia: small steps and big savings

20 June 2018 - The latest Australia’s Health report provides persuasive evidence for a concerted national strategy to counter obesity ...

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Google is training machines to predict when a patient will die

19 June 2018 - The advances coming from the Medical Brain team give Google the chance to break into a brand ...

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An important overview of the pros, cons and questions about My Health Record

7 June 2018 - After years of uncertainty about the future of a nationally effective eHealth system, Australia is now ...

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Clinical trial participants’ views of the risks and benefits of data sharing

7 June 2018 - Sharing of participant-level clinical trial data has potential benefits, but concerns about potential harms to research participants ...

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Health report confirms: consumers want control of their own health data

23 May 2018 - Australians want ownership and control of their own health data and want to be asked for ...

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Understanding statistical principles in linear and logistic regression

7 May 2018 - A previous article in this series assessed the association between two variables. Here, we introduce the concept ...

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Health data governance enforceable undertaking for re-identification of MBS/PBS data

3 May 2018 - The Australian Information Commissioner has concluded an investigation into the re-identification of Medicare service provider data ...

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