Thursday, May 13, 2010
E-health-more money, some confusion
The Budget announcement of a $466.7 million investment over the next two years in the national e-Health records system saw a lot of emphasis on benefits to come, secure access, and rigorous governance and oversight to maintain privacy, .PDF printable version of Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records for All Australians (PDF 24 KB)
Dr David More at the Australian Health Information Technonogy blog raises questions about how the money is to be spent, and by whom. Answers to follow?