Corrections to previous annual report

1. The 2015-16 Annual Report of the Agency37 reported on Agency start-up activities before it commenced operations on 1 July 2016. It covered the period from 30 January 2016, when the Agency was established, until 30 June 2016. The report was included in the 2015-16 Annual Report of the Department of Health as Appendix 5. The Financial Statements on page 434 of Appendix 5 reported the monetary unit as ‘$,000’ when it should have been expressed as ‘$’.

2. The 2015-16 Annual Report of the My Health Record System Operator38 reported annual Security and System Usage statistics on pages 9–10. My Health Record system healthcare provider organisation participation was determined by multiplying monthly average figures without removing duplicate information, resulting in an over-statement of the figures provided.

Current Agency processes provide an average of each of the 12 months in the reporting period ensuring an accurate record of My Health Record participation over the 12-month reporting period.

37 Department of Health Department of Health Annual Report 2015-16 (Appendix 5).

38 Department of Health. My Health Record System Operator Annual Report 1 July 2015 to 30 June 2016.