Communicating the benefits of connected healthcare

28 April 2020: Dr Andrew Rochford features in the Agency’s new campaign to inform Australians of the many benefits of digitally connected healthcare and continue to build trust in digital health.

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Dr Rochford is a Medical Practitioner with an undergraduate degree in medical science, majoring in Anatomy and Neuroscience, a post graduate degree from University of Sydney Medical School, Bachelor of Surgery with Honours.

Medically, he’s trained in emergency medicine, having held Registrar positions at major teaching hospitals around Australia, including Royal North Shore Hospital in Sydney, Princess Alexandra Hospital in Brisbane and is currently working at the Northern Beaches Hospital.

Dr Rochford is a digital health expert with his own organisation ‘Docta’ which builds customised mobile smart clinics equipped with telemedicine and digital healthcare technology to improve access to healthcare resources and knowledge for people in remote areas round the world.

Soon you’ll see him in pharmacy displays, catch up TV and other media as he explains the benefits of telehealth, My Health Record, and more.

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