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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.

Getting started

My Health Record

myhealthrecord.gov.au
myhealthrecord.gov.au

Electronic prescribing

Electronic prescribing

Telehealth

Telehealth

Advance Care Planning

Advance Care Planning

More digital health tools

Initiatives and programs

Education and training

Online training

My Health Record: In nursing

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

Fact sheet

My Health Record: Emergency department clinicians guide

PDF (634.78 KB)
PDF (634.78 KB)

Online training

My Health Record: Access via the National Provider Portal (NPP)

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

My Health Record: Mental health toolkits and resources

myhealthrecord.gov.au
myhealthrecord.gov.au

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Zedmed

PDF (583.17 KB)
PDF (583.17 KB)
Primary

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Best Practice

PDF (628.68 KB)
PDF (628.68 KB)
Primary

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Communicare

PDF (491.24 KB)
PDF (491.24 KB)
Primary

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Genie

PDF (538.27 KB)
PDF (538.27 KB)
Primary

Guide

My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Medical Director

PDF (451.55 KB)
PDF (451.55 KB)

Digital health: Nursing and Midwifery Digital Capabilities Framework

Nursing and midwifery

My Health Record software simulator (On-demand training)

On-demand training

My Health Record software simulator

onlinetraining.digitalhealth.gov.au
onlinetraining.digitalhealth.gov.au

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

My Health Record: Statistics

Statistics

Digital Bytes: Professor Paul Kelly - Nursing and midwifery

Digital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwives

Digital Bytes: Nicole Page - Frontline workers

Digital Bytes with Nicole Page - Frontline workers

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

13 May 2021

Patient immunisation details now more easily available to healthcare providers in their clinical information systems

Recent media releases • My Health Record

Patient immunisation details now more easily available to healthcare providers in their clinical information systems

1 November 2020

Digital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwives

Digital Bytes • General

Digital Bytes with Professor Paul Kelly - Nurses and midwives

11 June 2020

Education and Training

Blogs • My Health Record

Education and Training

11 June 2020

New security awareness course now available

Blogs • Training and support

New security awareness course now available

28 April 2020

Communicating the benefits of connected healthcare

Blogs • General

Communicating the benefits of connected healthcare

3 February 2020

New program to ensure nurses and midwives are at the forefront of digital health

Archived media releases • My Health Record

New program to ensure nurses and midwives are at the forefront of digital health

20 December 2019

Digital support for emergency and time-critical care

Blogs • My Health Record

Digital support for emergency and time-critical care

28 May 2019

Digitally enabled healthcare: Nurses to benefit from new online My Health Record training

Archived media releases • My Health Record

Digitally enabled healthcare: Nurses to benefit from new online My Health Record training

28 November 2018

Joint media release with Australian College of Nursing - Nurse champions for My Health Record

Archived media releases • My Health Record

Joint media release with Australian College of Nursing - Nurse champions for My Health Record

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