A little PCEHR/My Health Record history

Jane Halton has just resigned. She was Secretary of the Federal Department of Health when Tony Abbott was Health Minister. They set up NEHT which in turn created the PCEHR. The problem with both Tony Abbott and Jane Halton was their perspective. They both looked at healthcare from a Federal and funding position. As such, personal healthcare was not their Continue reading A little PCEHR/My Health Record history

The problems with Healthcare

For the past couple of years I have been educating myself on the problems of Information Systems in the healthcare industry and watching and analysing the Federal Government’s My Health Record initiative. It used to be called the PCEHR and I’ve commented on it before (see the category) I have also become Chair of the Health Committee of the Australian Continue reading The problems with Healthcare