MyMedicare voluntary patient registration model

MyMedicare is a part of the Commonwealth Government’s Strengthening Medicare efforts. MyMedicare is a new voluntary patient registration model aimed at improving the provision of health services.

Digital Discovery Questionnaire for General Practice and Aboriginal Medical Services

Digital health advancements in primary care are designed to improve operational and health system efficiencies and clinical outcomes. This month, Healthy North Coast is coordinating a primary care workforce digital health consultation. The digital discovery questionnaire is designed as consultation with general practitioners, practice managers, practice nurses and allied health practitioners working in general practice

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Using PRODA to access Service Australia’s web services for digital health and aged care

Services Australia is adapting their services to be accessed online via PRODA. Services Australia web services use PRODA to authenticate user identity to ensure a high level of security when users and organisations are accessing patient information. From 13 March 2022, organisations must use compatible software to access Services Australia web services for digital health

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Register, setup and maintain PRODA for individuals and organisations

Provider Digital Access (PRODA) is an online identity verification and authentication system that allows secure access to online government services. Ensuring you have a number of key staff and clinicians with PRODA identity verification and authentication supports proactive team-based care.

National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) certificate renewal

Services Australia, the Australian Digital Health Agency and clinical software vendors have been working together to upgrade the National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) solution. NASH SHA-1 (current solution) will now transition to the upgraded NASH SHA-2 security protocols. These updates are an advantage to your practice because they will: enhance the security protection of

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Increase use of pathology electronic ordering

Electronic ordering of pathology (eOrders) is the communication of a pathology order via electronic transfer. Pathology eOrders is available as an integrated option for a number of pathology labs, via clinical information systems such as Best Practice and Medical Director.