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).
eDischarge Summary - Release Note v1.4
The scope of this release is constrained to the Discharge Summary Conformance Profile for Clinical Documents v1.4. These Discharge Summary specifications include requirements for the generation, distribution and receipt of discharge summaries for admitted patients, primarily from hospitals to general practitioners, but allowing the same content to be sent to other relevant recipients. The information may be used by the nominated primary provider to update their local record and the My Health Record.