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Jan
20

Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Service Vendor environment - Notifications

Services Australia advises that there will be a change in the availability of the Online Technical Support (OTS) teams for the upcoming Australia Day public holiday on Thursday 26 January 2023.

Jan
20

My Health Record Production System - Notifications

Services Australia advises that there will be a change in the availability of the Online Technical Support (OTS) teams for the upcoming Australia Day public holiday on Thursday 26 January 2023.

Jan
20

My Health Record SVT System - Notifications

Services Australia advises that there will be a change in the availability of the Online Technical Support (OTS) teams for the upcoming Australia Day public holiday on Thursday 26 January 2023.

Nov
25

Conformance Services end of year availability

The Agency would like to advise all vendors of the availability of its conformance services, including conformance assessments and support, throughout the end of year holiday period and Agency office closure.

Nov
15

Health API Gateway transition

The final steps to move from the current Oracle API Gateway to the new Health API Gateway, which facilitates connections to My Health Record, will go into production as a staged process nationwide, beginning 17 November. We anticipate the full rollout will take 2-3 weeks.

Sep
06

Draft Interoperability Procurement Guidelines – request for Industry feedback

The Agency is very keen to understand and get feedback from the medical software industry on some key topics within the Guidelines. 

Sep
01

Continuation of SMS reimbursement and the Electronic Prescription Fee

On behalf of the Department of Health and Aged Care, the Australian Digital Health Agency advises that the reimbursements of electronic prescription tokens sent via SMS will be extended until  31 March 2023.

Jun
30

Electronic Prescriptions Conformance Profile Sunset dates

 In response to feedback received and in recognition of the current state of development progress, the Agency has extended the sunset dates. 

Jun
28

HIPS Mobile v3.0 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency has announced the release of HIPS Mobile v3.0.

May
31

Log4j Vulnerability - Health and Aged Care Software Developer Update

Request For Information - Log4j and Spring Framework vulnerabilities - Please do this by completing the short questionnaire by 14 June 2022

Apr
05

Discontinuation of TLS 1.1 access to Verizon certificates-australia websites

NOTE DATE CHANGE: The upgrade will now take place on Saturday 25 June 2022.

Verizon Australia is a third party organisation who manages the issuance of both Medicare and NASH PKI certificates that are used by Healthcare Organisations to undertake electronic business with Services Australia.

Dec
14

COVID Innovation Fund - AusTender Industry Briefing

There was an industry briefing held on Thursday, 16 December 2021. You can view the presentation here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/4279156738533474305

Oct
26

Aged Care Industry Offer

For the latest information on the Aged Care Industry Offer go to: https://developer.digitalhealth.gov.au/aged-care

Webinar recording now available. The Australian Digital Health Agency is offering healthcare software developers financial assistance to design new or enhanced My Health Record–related functionality in clinical information systems and electronic medications management systems used by residential aged care facilities.

Oct
13

HIPS Provider Application (HPA) v1.0 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency has released the HIPS Provider Application (HPA) v1.0.

Sep
20

Transition to NASH SHA-2 Certificates - Notifications

Changes to the National Authentication Service for Health (NASH) PKI certificates - The Australian Digital Health Agency has been working closely with Services Australia and the medical software industry to upgrade the NASH authentication system to enhance security when accessing digital health services.