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Digital health: The big picture
Top trends in digital health – insights from the MSIA
Top trends in digital health – insights from the MSIA

Emma Hossack and Robert Best from the Medical Software Industry Association share their insights with us. 
Digital health: tools for shaping the future
Digital health: tools for shaping the future

Digital health technologies are powerful tools for modernising health and care. We survey their roles in shaping the future of healthcare in Australia and internationally.
Digital health experts gather at HIMSS19 global conference
Digital health experts gather at HIMSS19 global conference

Agency Chief of Staff Mark Kinsela reports from the 2019 HIMSS Global Conference.

What will be the major themes in digital health in 2019?
Email share.poll@digitalhealth.gov.au to have your say.

 
Strategy, Industry and Ideas
Australian Healthcare Week 2019
Australian Healthcare Week 2019

See our preview of the AHW expo and conference, one of the largest healthcare events on the Australian calendar. The Agency's Rodney Ecclestone spoke on the first day of the digital healthcare stream.
9 out of 10 Australians to have a My Health Record

9 out of 10 Australians have a My Health Record

The Australian Digital Health Agency has announced that 9 out of 10 Australians now have a My Health Record following the conclusion of the opt-out period.

Medications misadventure is a $1.4 billion problem – and how digital health can help

Medications misadventure is a $1.4 billion problem – and how digital health can help

My Health Record can play an important role in helping pharmacists to reduce medication-related hospital admissions and adverse medication events in Australia. 

National consumer and community education workshops

National consumer and community education consultation workshops

We’re consulting with communities around Australia to develop consumer education materials that will help people to increase engagement with their own care.

Interoperability is the answer. What is the question?
Interoperability is the answer. What is the question?

The biggest challenges in improving healthcare interoperability are not technical.
NCTS Connectathon: boot camp for digital health nerds
NCTS Connectathon: boot camp for digital health nerds

NCTS Connectathons are great opportunities for digital health developers to enhance their implementation skills.
Preparing the healthcare workforce to deliver the digital future
Preparing the healthcare workforce to deliver the digital future

The Topol Report explores the impacts of new technologies on clinical staff and practices over the next 20 years.
Humans of Digital Health
“Please do not send letters, documents or messages via fax” – Dr Oliver Frank
“Please do not send letters, documents or messages via fax” – Dr Oliver Frank

This Adelaide-based GP and columnist is taking a stand against outdated messaging technologies.
All hands on deck in Townsville
All hands on deck in Townsville

When Townsville flooded, local health professionals found that My Health Record is a valuable resource for maintaining community care.
Digital health in (clinical) practice – Dr John Aloizos
Digital health in (clinical) practice – Dr John Aloizos

John Aloizos, an Agency Senior Clinical Reference Lead, reflects on how digital health is empowering patients and enhancing clinical care.
Health autonomy in the palm of your hand
Health autonomy in the palm of your hand

Neuroscientist Dr Dana Bradford vividly illustrates how connected healthcare can protect the vulnerable and preserve their autonomy.
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