The Victorian government acts in haste to pass health database law, the community will repent at leisure. The Bill links all patient medical and health information through a single portal, to be shared between authorised end-users, decided and controlled by the Secretary of the Department of Health.
Originally published in the SMH 24th July Human Rights Commissioner Edward Santow says Australians should be able to opt-in to include their medical data on the federal government's controversial My Health Record scheme. Speaking to media at the Australian Human Rights Commission's conference on human rights and emerging technology in [...]
Dear members, ASOS has been monitoring all aspects of the health data industry. Apple has announced a major development that will allow all patients to control their individual health records from their iPhone. A complete model of how this will work is in the link, https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2018/06/apple-opens-health-records-api-to-developers/ How this development impacts [...]