Events

The Agency engages with the community through a wide range of health, industry and technology events around Australia.

Email [email protected] for all conference and speaker requests.

This page is complemented by more specialised events pages as follows:

Developer Events My Health Record Events Conversation Events

August 2020

Webinar Terminologies and classifications: SNOMED CT-AU and ICD-10-AM use in Australia
Date Tuesday, 4 August 2020, 12:00pm - 1:00pm (AEST)
Summary This 60-minute session is a repeat of a topic from earlier this year, in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) and the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA). The presentation will provide an overview of some of the code sets used in healthcare, specifically clinical terminologies (SNOMED CT-AU) and health classifications (ICD-10-AM), and how they support clinical data entry, communication, reporting and analytics.

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Webinar Electronic prescriptions: Panel discussion with participating healthcare providers
Date Wednesday, 12 August 2020, 6:30pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
Summary Implementation of electronic prescriptions is well underway, with several software providers validating the technical aspects along with workflow in a number of electronic prescribing ‘communities of interest’ (COI). We are pleased to host a panel discussion with clinicians (General Practitioner, Pharmacist) and Practice Manager, participating in a COI, who will be sharing their experience and strategies about how their practice has incorporated electronic prescriptions in everyday practice.

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Webinar Tech in Gov - Delivering a secure online healthcare service to Australians during COVID-19
Date Tuesday, 18 August 2020, 10:00am - 10:30am (AEST)
Summary Join CISO Anthony Kitzelmann for the Tech in Gov webinar as he speaks about delivering a secure online healthcare service to Australians during COVID-19.

Topics include:
  • Digital health information supporting the expansion of telehealth consultations during COVID-19
  • New eLearning course to enable people working in healthcare to better understand the cyber security risks and behaviours that mitigate the increased threat that emerged with COVID-19
  • Fastrack release of ePrescriptions to support clinicians and their patients to minimise contact during COVID-19

  • Register here.

    Webinar Implementing Electronic Prescriptions in your Pharmacy
    Date Tuesday, 25 August 2020, 6:30pm - 8:00pm (AEST)
    Summary Implementation of electronic prescriptions is well underway with a number of electronic prescribing communities of interest established across a number of states and territories. This webinar is intended for pharmacists and their staff and will provide a high-level introduction into the Active Script List (ASL) Model and highlight the differences between ASL and the token Model.

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    Webinar General Practice Electronic Prescriptions Update - Active Script List vs Tokens
    Date Thursday, 27 August 2020, 6:30pm - 7:30pm (AEST)
    Summary Implementation of electronic prescriptions is well underway with a number of electronic prescribing communities of interest established across a number of states and territories. This webinar will provide General Practice staff with an update on Electronic Prescriptions progress including further details on the Active Script List, token model implementation advice, timeline overview, Communities of Interest and patient communication.

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    September 2020

    Webinar Improved quality of life within the aged care setting: the case for My Health Record
    Date Wednesday, 2 September 2020, 8:30pm - 9:30pm (AEST)
    Summary Please join the Australian Digital Health Agency and Western Australia Primary Health Alliance for an interactive session and a panel discussion focusing on how digital health tools (e.g. My Health Record, electronic prescribing) can support person-centred care, in-line with their wishes and goals of care. We are pleased to have speakers with a range of expertise join us, who will be able to share their experience and insights on this topic.

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