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PCEHR means the My Health Record, formerly the "Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record", within the meaning of the My Health Records Act 2012 (Cth), formerly called the Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Act 2012 (Cth).

By operation of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Establishing the Australian Digital Health Agency) Rule 2016, on 1 July 2016, all the assets and liabilities of NEHTA will vest in the Australian Digital Health Agency. In this website, on and from 1 July 2016, all references to "National E-Health Transition Authority" or "NEHTA" will be deemed to be references to the Australian Digital Health Agency.

Webinar: Digital health and the improvement of quality and safety in the management of chronic disease

Register now for the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) webinar on Digital Health and the improvement of Quality and Safety in the management of chronic disease on Thursday 15 December.

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CEO Tim Kelsey in Channel Nine interview

Tim Kelsey speaks about the My Health Record system and says he is convinced the Australian Digital Health Agency can deliver a successful outcome in Australia.

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Chief Medical Adviser Associate Professor Meredith Makeham talks to Australian Doctor

The Clinical Terminology November v20161130 Release is now available for download

The Clinical Terminology November v20161130 release is now available for download from the Agency website.

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HIPS November 2016 Release

The Australian Digital Health Agency is pleased to announce the release of HIPS v6.1. This version supersedes and combines the functionality of HIPS v5.0 and eHealth Integration Sample Code (eHISC) v6.0, and provides the basis for all future HIPS releases.

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