Nursing and midwifery
Australia's largest healthcare workforce of nurses and midwives are increasingly using digital health technologies in the delivery of safe, quality and person-centred care.
Nurses and midwives have an important role to play in digital health. As the Australian healthcare system increases, use of technology to deliver patient care will become more prevalent.
Education and training
My Health Record: In nursingtraining.digitalhealth.gov.au
My Health Record: Emergency department clinicians guidePDF (634.78 KB)
My Health Record: Access via the National Provider Portal (NPP)training.digitalhealth.gov.au
My Health Record: Mental health toolkits and resourcesmyhealthrecord.gov.au
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in ZedmedPDF (583.17 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Best PracticePDF (628.68 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in CommunicarePDF (491.24 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in GeniePDF (538.27 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Medical DirectorPDF (451.55 KB)
Digital health: Nursing and Midwifery Digital Capabilities FrameworkNursing and midwifery
My Health Record software simulator (On-demand training)
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|
My Health Record: StatisticsStatistics
Digital Bytes: Professor Paul Kelly - Nursing and midwiferyDigital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwives
Digital Bytes: Nicole Page - Frontline workersDigital Bytes with Nicole Page - Frontline workers
Digital health: Education and training request formEducation and training request form
Digital health: PodcastsPodcasts
Digital health: Events and webinarsdigitalhealth.gov.au
6 August 2021
Gurriny Yealamucka connects Yarrabah community with technology for better healthcareGurriny Yealamucka connects Yarrabah community with technology for better healthcare
14 July 2021
My Health Record continues to grow with the addition of new ultrasound practice uploadsMy Health Record continues to grow with the addition of new ultrasound practice uploads
5 July 2021
Contract awarded for modernisation of national digital health infrastructureContract awarded for modernisation of national digital health infrastructure
28 June 2021
Cancer patients use smartphones to provide feedback on their care experienceCancer patients use smartphones to provide feedback on their care experience
25 June 2021
Provider Connect Australia - helping healthcare providers stay connectedProvider Connect Australia - helping healthcare providers stay connected
13 May 2021
Patient immunisation details now more easily available to healthcare providersPatient immunisation details now more easily available to healthcare providers
1 November 2020
Digital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwivesDigital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwives
11 June 2020
Education and TrainingEducation and Training
11 June 2020