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 Best PracticePDF (460.62 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in CommunicarePDF (450.67 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in GeniePDF (478.42 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in Medical DirectorPDF (506.15 KB)
My Health Record: Accessing immunisation information in ZedmedPDF (583.17 KB)
Digital health: Nursing and Midwifery Digital Capabilities FrameworkNursing and midwifery
My Health Record software simulator (On-demand training)
My Health Record software simulatoronlinetraining.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:
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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 webinarsadha.govcms.gov.au/newsroom/events
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
New security awareness course now availableNew security awareness course now available
28 April 2020
Communicating the benefits of connected healthcareCommunicating the benefits of connected healthcare
3 February 2020
New program to ensure nurses and midwives are at the forefront of digital healthNew program to ensure nurses and midwives are at the forefront of digital health
20 December 2019
Digital support for emergency and time-critical careDigital support for emergency and time-critical care
28 May 2019
Digitally enabled healthcare: Nurses to benefit from new online My Health Record trainingDigitally enabled healthcare: Nurses to benefit from new online My Health Record training
28 November 2018