APF: Too late? The new normal, State government slurps up all patient information

2021-10-18T13:56:39+11:00October 18th, 2021|News, Press Releases|

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.

Human Rights Commissioner says My Health scheme should be opt-in

2018-07-27T01:19:28+10:00July 27th, 2018|Issues, Members Only|

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 [...]

Apple Announces Patient Health Record System

2018-06-08T16:33:16+10:00June 8th, 2018|News|

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 [...]

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