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Nov

27

My Health Record Opt-Out Extended

The Australian Parliament has passed the My Health Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018. What do the changes and accompanying extension of the opt-out period mean to you?

Nov

01

Multiple Reasons for Personal My Health Record Success

70 year old Yorklea resident David Bodsworth has multiple chronic health conditions. He believes that My Health Record has changed the direction of his care numerous times.

Oct

29

My Health Record Hits the Road

Thursday 15 November 2018 marks the end of the opt-out period for the My Health Record system. Anyone who has opted out in the four-month period since July can still register for a record in the future.

Sep

26

Controlling Access to My Health Record – Not Just Black and White

You are in control of what health information in your My Health Record is shared and with whom.

Aug

27

Port Macquarie Resident Tells All: “What You Need to Know About My Health Record”

Raewyne Watson from Port Macquarie knows that making decisions about healthcare should never be taken lightly. The decision to get a My Health Record or opt out is no different.

Aug

13

My Health Record Opt-Out Period Extended

The Australian Government has extended the opt-out period for My Health Record by an extra month to 15 November 2018.

Jul

31

Should You Opt-Out or Not? Make an Informed Decision About Your My Health Record

The collection, storage and electronic transmission of our personal data is a regular part of modern life. We want to know that our personal health information is safe and protected.

Jul

26

West Ballina Resident Says My Health Record Helped Him Over the Years

“When the doctors ask me a lot of questions and then the hospital staff ask me the same questions... I tell them to look at my My Health Record and they can see everything there,” said Ken.

Jul

16

My Health Record – In Your Hands

All Australians can now decide if they want a My Health Record. If you choose not to have one, you will be able to opt out during a three‐month period from 16 July to October 15 2018.

Jul

02

It’s About Time to Access Digital Health with a My Health Record

'It’s About Time' is the theme for National Diabetes Week 2018. The theme also relates to My Health Record, as every Australian will have access to a My Health Record by the end of the year, unless they choose not to have one.

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flags We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live and work, the Bundjalung, Arakwal, Yaegl, Gumbaynggirr, Githabul, Dunghutti and Birpai Nations, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.