My Health Record Resources

The following resources assist the Software Industry to develop applications to integrate with the My Health Record system. To find out more about the My Health Record, please visit the My Health Record website.

The Agency now provides sample code libraries directly from GitHub and NuGet enabling developers to: 

  • access both released and interim versions of the sample code;
  • interact and collaborate directly with the Agency's development team; and
  • submit feedback and their own code changes for inclusion in the libraries.
Friday, 23 August 2019

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) has released a new minor release of its HIPS middleware product - HIPS v7.2

Wednesday, 31 July 2019

The Australian Digital Health Agency is pleased to announce version 1.0 of its Java-based CDA™ Document Library.

More information:

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Can we search for a HPI-I using a doctor's provider or prescriber number? 
No, To retrieve a providers HPI-I you will require the following,

If you are developing GP desktop software, please read about the Practice Incentives Program (PIP) eHealth Incentive.

This aims to encourage practices to keep up to date with digital health and adopt new digital health technology as it becomes available: 

If you are developing GP desktop software, please also read more about the Practice Incentives Program:

Testing

There are two types of testing required to validate your software product for connection to the My Health Record system. These are:

Please follow these steps to register your software product with the MHR SVT environment. This is applicable for new products connections or conformant software enhancements.

It is recommended that the following usability guidelines, referenced in the My Health Record Usability Recommendations on the Agency website, be considered: (Click on the Green Button to download the document).

https://developer.digitalhealth.gov.au/specifications/clinical-documents/ep-2231-2016/nehta-2210-2016 

The relevant sections are:

The detailed specifications for all clinical documents are available from the Agency's website at: 
https://developer.digitalhealth.gov.au/specifications/clinical-documents

There is a requirement that authorised users of the diagnostics services (pathology or DI) system have the capability to view patient information in the My Health Record system.

My Health Record views are also specified on the Agency's website at:  
https://developer.digitalhealth.gov.au/specifications/clinical-documents

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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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