Supports the continuity of care, and improve the interactions between healthcare providers and patients.

eHealth Dispense Record documents can be used to share information about medication dispensations via the individual’s digital health record.

eHealth prescription record documents can be used to share information about prescribed medications via the individual’s digital health record.

The Core Level One Clinical Document is a CDA container for the electronic representation of clinical information provided by source systems. For example, documents in PDF format could be included in the CDA container so it can be accepted by the My Health Record.

Advance care documents let individuals make choices about their future medical treatment in the event that they are cognitively impaired or otherwise unable to make their preferences known.

Discharge Summary documents support the transfer of a patient from a hospital back to the care of their nominated primary healthcare provider.

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

The previous eReferral clinical document specifications were constrained to supporting referrals from a General Practitioner to a private specialist. Referrals to public hospitals, allied health providers or human services providers were not supported.

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

Advance Care Planning documents are included in the My Health Record system to provide increased accessibility to a consumer’s advance care planning information nationwide.

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

The Australian Immunisation Register (AIR) captures vaccinations given to people of all ages in Australia through general practice and community clinics.

eHealth diagnostic imaging reports can be used to share information about diagnostic imaging examinations via an individual's digital health record.

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

eHealth diagnostic imaging reports can be used to share information about diagnostic imaging examinations via an individual's digital health record.

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

The Australian Digital Health Agency is actively engaging with the healthcare community to develop computable clinical content definitions known as detailed clinical models (DCMs).

Shared Health Summary documents are sourced from an individual’s nominated healthcare provider and contain key summary information about the individual’s health status.

The Participation Data Specification is a foundation document for the suite of data specifications that the Agency is developing for the Australian health informatics community across a range of health topics.

The Participation Data Specification is a foundation document for the suite of data specifications that the Agency is developing for the Australian health informatics community across a range of health topics.

eHealth pathology reports can be used to share information about pathology tests via an individual's digital health record. The Pathology Report PDF may contain one or more tests that are uploaded by the pathology provider to the individual's digital health record.

eHealth diagnostic imaging reports can be used to share information about diagnostic imaging examinations via an individual's digital health record.

Specifications, guidance and associated collateral applicable to all types of clinical documents.

Shared Health Summary documents are sourced from an individual’s nominated healthcare provider and contain key summary information about the individual’s health status.

The Australian Digital Health Agency is actively engaging with the healthcare community to develop computable clinical content definitions known as detailed clinical models (DCMs).

When a consumer registers for access to their Medicare information through their digital health record, the Department of Human Services will register the consumer’s Medicare CDA documents in their digital health record which include the Australian Childhood Immunisation Register (ACIR).

The Agency is actively engaging with the healthcare community to develop computable clinical content definitions known as detailed clinical models (DCMs).

Specialist Letter documents are used in replying to a referral or reporting on a health event and contain information related to the event or the requested diagnosis or treatment by a specialist.

Event Summary documents are used to capture key health information about significant healthcare events that are relevant to the ongoing care of an individual.
Event Summary documents can be submitted to an individual’s My Health Record by any participating organisation.

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

The My Health Record system will provide the means to combine clinical information from an individual’s My Health Record prescription record documents and My Health Record dispense record documents into a view that can be accessed and displayed to healthcare providers using their clinical informa

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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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