Is your health data safe as My Health Record hacking revealed

20 May 2020 - The government's My Health Record platform was the target of an attempted hack last year, Australia's ...

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Regulatory and health technology assessment advice on post‐licensing and post‐launch evidence generation is a foundation for lifecycle data collection for medicines

11 March 2020 - The understanding of the benefit risk profile, and relative effectiveness of a new medicinal product, are initially ...

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NICE plans to widen the net for data it uses in guidance

5 February 2020 - UK cost-effectiveness body NICE has said it intends to use a broader range of data and ...

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Broader types of data to be used in development of NICE guidance

4 February 2020 - An expanded evidence base could allow NICE to address evidence gaps and enhance reviews of the impact ...

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Registry-data – of sufficient quality – are suitable for the extended benefit assessment of drugs

24 January 2020 - Rapid report shows how routine practice data should be collected and processed. ...

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Additional evidence needed to assess histology-independent cancer drugs says paper co-authored by NICE staff

2 January 2020 - Paper looks at how histology-independent cancer drugs might be appraised. ...

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Report on the collection of under co-payment data 2018-19

17 December 2019 - The report on the collection of under co-payment data 2018-19 is now available. ...

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Insurer NIB wants access to members’ genetic information

6 December 2019 - Health insurer NIB wants to use genetic information and My Health Record data to calculate the ...

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Medicare bill ‘puts every Australian at risk’

28 November 2019 - A new Medicare anti-fraud bill would put the privacy of every Australian at risk and create ...

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Biostatistics: a fundamental discipline at the core of modern health data science

28 October 2019 - The value of our health and medical research investment is at risk unless we foster the discipline ...

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Australia could be world leader with its digital medical data banks

26 August 2019 - Australia is behind global peers in adopting technology in healthcare but it has an opportunity to ...

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Chinese stealing health and medical research data: report

21 August 2019 - The global healthcare sector, including Australia, faces increasing cyber threats and malicious activity from Chinese groups, ...

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Insurers snooping in our health records

9 August 2019 - Life insurers have trawled through the medical records of 150,000 Australians in an attempt to deny ...

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Academies call on health minsters to resolve health data issues

15 July 2019 - Regulatory barriers that limit timely access to population and health data must be resolved to achieve ...

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NICE explores extending its use of data to inform its guidance

25 June 2019 - NICE has revised its earlier press release on the use of real world data to inform ...

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