Healthcare Identifiers (HI)

Healthcare Identifiers (HI) uniquely identify individuals, and healthcare organisations and providers. They underpin digital health infrastructure by ensuring that the correct information is associated with the correct individual or organisation. To learn more about the Healthcare Identifiers Service, please visit this page.

The links below point to important information you and your healthcare providers will need to be aware of when using NASH PKI organisation certificates in production.   

National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) 
Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) policy documents 
NASH SHA-2 for Healthcare Organisations 
NASH SHA-2 for General Supporting Organisations
  
Healthcare identifier and NASH PKI organisation certificate

A list of organisations involved with digital health in Australia

Monday, 24 September 2018

Healthcare provider organisations can now download NASH organisation PKI certificates via HPOS, replacing the existing process where certificates are issued on CDs

 

Healthcare Identifiers licensed materials and software requirements for the use of healthcare identifiers

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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. 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).

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