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General practitioners

A digitally-enabled practice can help general practitioners deliver better healthcare to more Australians. 

 

The role of the doctor will always be fundamental in healthcare treatment and technology needs to be used to help deliver better connected healthcare.

Getting started

My Health Record

myhealthrecord.gov.au
myhealthrecord.gov.au

Electronic prescribing

For prescribers

Telehealth

Telehealth

Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning

Clinician Vaccine Integrated Platform

Clinician Vaccine Integrated Platform

More digital health tools

Initiatives and programs

Education and training

Online training

My Health Record: In general practice

training.digitalhealth.gov.au
training.digitalhealth.gov.au

Online training

My Health Record: Access via clinical conformant software

training.digitalhealth.gov.au
training.digitalhealth.gov.au

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Best Practice

PDF (628.68 KB)
PDF (628.68 KB)

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Communicare

PDF (491.24 KB)
PDF (491.24 KB)

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Genie

PDF (538.27 KB)
PDF (538.27 KB)

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Medical Director

PDF (451.55 KB)
PDF (451.55 KB)

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Zedmed

PDF (604.87 KB)
PDF (604.87 KB)

Online training

Electronic prescribing: For prescribers

training.digitalhealth.gov.au
training.digitalhealth.gov.au

Online training

Cyber security: Digital Health Security Awareness

training.digitalhealth.gov.au
https://training.digitalhealth.gov.au/enrol/index.php?id=14

My Health Record software simulator (On-demand training)

On-demand training

My Health Record software simulator

onlinetraining.digitalhealth.gov.au
https://onlinetraining.digitalhealth.gov.au/portal/webclient/index.html?userNam…

Healthcare professionals can now simulate use of the digital health functionality in their software.

The My Health Record software simulator tile (above) will direct you to a login screen.

  • The username is 'OnDemandTrainingUser' and should be completed for you, however you will be required to enter a password to access the session.
  • The password is 'TrainMe'. Please note this password is case sensitive.

The following software vendors and products offer training and support for general practitioners:

Best Practice Medical Director
Communicare Zedmed
Genie  

Additional resources

Resource

Electronic Prescriptions Toolkit

PDF (4.87 MB)
PDF (4.87 MB)

Fact sheet

How electronic prescriptions work: for prescribers

PDF (2.25 MB)
PDF (2.25 MB)

Fact sheet

Telehealth: Online conferencing technologies guide

PDF (1.69 MB)
PDF (1.69 MB)

Blog

Top 5 healthcare documents Australians want access to

Top 5 healthcare documents Australians want access to

My Health Record: Statistics

Statistics

Digital health: Education and training request form

Education and training request form

Digital health: Podcasts

Podcasts

Digital health: Events and webinars

digitalhealth.gov.au
digitalhealth.gov.au

Industry newsroom

6 August 2021

Gurriny Yealamucka connects Yarrabah community with technology for better healthcare

Media releases • My Health Record

Gurriny Yealamucka connects Yarrabah community with technology for better healthcare

15 July 2021

Electronic prescriptions making telehealth easier for Australians

Media releases • Electronic prescriptions

Electronic prescriptions making telehealth easier for Australians

15 July 2021

My Health Record: Allergy management for healthcare providers

Podcasts • My Health Record

My Health Record: Allergy management for healthcare providers

14 July 2021

My Health Record continues to grow with the addition of new ultrasound practice uploads

Media releases • My Health Record

My Health Record continues to grow with the addition of new ultrasound practice uploads

5 July 2021

Contract awarded for modernisation of national digital health infrastructure

Media releases • My Health Record

Contract awarded for modernisation of national digital health infrastructure

2 July 2021

Digital records support preservation of bush medicine information

Media releases • My Health Record

Digital records support preservation of bush medicine information

28 June 2021

Cancer patients use smartphones to provide feedback on their care experience

Media releases • Innovation

Cancer patients use smartphones to provide feedback on their care experience

25 June 2021

Provider Connect Australia - helping healthcare providers stay connected

Media releases • Secure messaging

Provider Connect Australia - helping healthcare providers stay connected

17 June 2021

ACT consumers can now access diagnostic imaging reports in their My Health Record

Media releases • My Health Record

ACT consumers can now access diagnostic imaging reports in their My Health Record

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