Presentation on theme: "PCEHR. PCEHR Wave 1 Lead Sites Purpose To develop foundations of PCEHR To prove viability of the concept To identify deployment issues To improve existing."— Presentation transcript:
Purpose To develop foundations of PCEHR To prove viability of the concept To identify deployment issues To improve existing systems
eHealth Network Work Done to Date Assisted 120 practices apply for their HPI-O Assisted get PKI certificates in order Local data repository established in Royal Melbourne Hospital Matched 680,000 IHI across 68 practices Recruited 41 practices to the eHealth Network Initiated patient recruitment approx 4K to date 64,000 letters sent out to patients 3+ visits.
eHealth Network Work Done to Date Working closely with Eastern Health and Department of Health Developed gateway to facilitate access to the Shared Health Summary Developed electronic Discharge Summary Developed electronic Referral
National PCEHR system The rollout of the national PCEHR system will be incremental. July 1 patients will be able to register to the national PCEHR system. August the GPs will be able to start uploading patients shared Health Summaries
Issues in the Media Where is the personal control in the PCEHR? – Medical Observer 18/5/12 Big Stick looms over eHealth – Australian Doctor 18/5/12 eHealth rollout likely to be slow: Labor - AAP Newswire 16/5/12 Seeking value in electronic health records Pharmacy News 1/5/12 Litigation warning on eve of eHealth – The Australian 5/6/12 Just another day in the eHealth Revolution – Australian Financial Review 5/6/12 Fresh Fears over eHealth policing plan Australian Doctor 1/6/12