CHF supports stronger protection for patient records

27 July 2018 - The Consumers Health Forum welcomes the statement by the Prime Minister and Minister Hunt that the ...

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Health Minister Hunt to discuss bolstering My Health privacy with medicos

26 July 2018 - Greg Hunt will consider strengthening privacy provisions for the My Health Record scheme at the urging ...

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AMA president Tony Bartone vows to safeguard patient privacy in My Health

25 July 2018 - The federal government may be forced to go back to the drawing board with My Health ...

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Millions to opt out of My Health Record as backlash builds

24 July 2018 - The number of Australians choosing to opt out of My Health Record could run into the ...

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My Health ­Record program will save lives, there’s no debate

24 July 2018 - Every Australian should be cautious about privacy but being fearful of doctors using information for personal gain ...

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Assessing the value of innovative devices and diagnostics: the importance of clear and relevant claims of benefit

20 July 2018 - Large numbers of new medical devices and diagnostics are developed and health services need to identify which ...

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'We desperately need this data': NIB boss wants members' digital health records

21 July 2018 - NIB chief executive Mark Fitzgibbon is hoping the private health insurance fund can get permission from ...

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Malcolm Turnbull defends insurers’ access to health records

20 July 2018 - Malcolm Turnbull has defended the right of insurance companies to access Australians’ health records, amid privacy ...

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Don’t let opt out debate shroud potential benefits of My Health Record

19 July 2018 - Australians should not lose sight of the great potential benefits of the My Health Record in ...

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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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