Below are some recent updates in the area of digital health for general practice including information around Queensland roll out of eScripts, electronic prescription courses, PRODA, changes to Telehealth, National Bowel Cancer Screening and My Health Record.
View resources and information regarding privacy policies, security information, data breach and social media in health care all in one central place here.
The Australian Government Department of Health recently published a 16-page COVID-19 Telehealth Items Guide.
Alongside the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP) Coronavirus (COVID-19) information for GPs webpage, all RACGP COVID-19 resources can be found in one centralised location on the RACGP website under clinical resources.
These resources cover:
New data released by the Australian Digital Health Agency shows a big lift in the use of the My Health Record system during COVID-19. GPs increased in viewing and uploading from 73% to 82% and 90% of public hospitals are now registered.
Learn how to add members to an organisation in PRODA and manage delegations by following these step by step instructions.
View pathology information in a patients My Health Record by using the clinical software summary sheets.
In response to the growing demand for Telehealth consultations, TIS National has launched a new booking capability for Telehealth video interpreting services. The Telehealth video interpreting guide for agencies is available in the help and support section on TIS Online. The guide contains information about agency client eligibility and instructions on booking interpreters for Telehealth video consultations.
Telehealth video interpreting Frequently Asked Questions are also available on the TIS National website.
General practices seeking assistance or information regarding primary health care matters, including digital health can contact our friendly team Monday to Friday, between the hours of 8.30am and 4.30 by phone (07) 5612 5408 or by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Below are some recent updates in the area of digital health for health professionals including information around xxx New Digital Health Privacy and Security webpage View resources and information regarding privacy policies, security information, data breach and social media in health care all in on...
Gold Coast Health (GCH) is seeking expressions of interest from GPs interested in taking on additional shared antenatal care. Due the continuing risk of COVID-19, the hospital and health service is increasing the number of women offered a telehealth appointment with the obstetric team. With the ongo...
Updates from Dr Roger Halliwell (Chair of GCPHN) and Dr Kat Mclean (Acting Chair of GPGC Board). Dr Roger Halliwell Gold Coast Primary Health Network (GCPHN) Board Chair Spring has arrived! This is a great time of year with warmer temperatures and mainly low humidity, ideal to enjoy the outdoors. It...
A specialist COVID-19 Health Care Support Service has been established by Queensland Health, to complement the existing exemption process available for people needing to access essential health care or enhanced support whilst undertaking quarantine. This new unit, in place from 4 September 2020, wil...