eReferrals v1.0

eReferrals facilitate the seamless exchange of significant patient information from one treating healthcare provider to another. The eHealth record system supports the collection of Referrals. When a healthcare provider creates a Referral, it will be sent directly to the intended recipient, as per current practices. A copy may also be sent to the eHealth record system.

End products superseded by

A new version has been released for this end product

Please refer to eReferrals v1.1 or refer to the Release History for all releases of this End Product.

Identifier: 
EP-1153:2011
Date: 
01-11-2009
Type: 
application/zip
SHA256 Checksum: 
a60ef3e9832add95bbefe4c0855faf2bba1d534df9b765998c88ce0dc8eafb7f
Size: 
1.71 MB

Product Components

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0571:2009

The primary purpose of this report is to inform the Agency of the environment in Australia’s health care system related to referrals. This knowledge will support the further development of its e-referrals program.

Product component
Identifier: 
NEHTA-0572:2009

The primary purpose of this report is to inform the Agency of the environment in Australia’s health care system related to referrals. This knowledge will support the further development of its e-referrals program.

Release history

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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