ACT Health

The Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Service and National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) are key foundations of the national My Health Record system.

An issue of growing concern for jurisdictions and healthcare organisations is duplicate patient records.

ACT Health has implemented HI and NASH as a solution to overcome inconsistent patient identification.

ACT Health's use of IHIs to reduce duplicate records

The Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Service and National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) are key foundations of the national My Health Record system.

The HI Service ensures that individuals, healthcare providers and healthcare organisations are identified consistently and securely, despite changes in demographic details over time.

Read more: ACT Health's use of IHIs to reduce duplicate records