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Transitioning HI CCA Testing to the Australian Digital Health Agency

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) is pleased to advise that the Healthcare Identifier (HI) Conformance Compliance and Accreditation (CCA) testing will be transitioned from IV&V Australia to the Agency from 1st of November 2020. 

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Service Vendor environment - Notifications

Compliance and Accreditation (CCA) testing is transitioning from IV&V Australia to ADHA

Services Australia would like to advise you that the Healthcare Identifier (HI) Conformance Compliance and Accreditation (CCA) testing will be transitioned from IV&V Australia to ADHA from 1st of November 2020 with no charge to software developers.

Wednesday, 23 September 2020

My Health Record SVT System - Notifications

My Health Record Software Vendor Test (SVT) Environment – Planned Maintenance - The My Health Record System Operator advises there will be planned maintenance to the My Health Record system Software Vendor Test (SVT) environment on Friday 11 September 2020 from 6:00PM – 9:00PM (AEST). 

Wednesday, 9 September 2020

HITWA 2020 - Health Information Technology Western Australia

This is a unique opportunity to meet and collaborate with a community of like-minded people and is the only dedicated event that deals specifically with the complexity of digital health challenges and opportunities in Western Australia.

Friday, 13 November 2020 (All day)

Pharmacist Shared Medicines List v1.1.1 Released

The Agency has published the specifications for the new Pharmacist Shared Medicines (PSML) document type. This is the first public release of the PSML specification. Previous releases were made available on a trial basis to limited audiences.

Monday, 20 April 2020

HIPS v7.3 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) has released a new minor release of its HIPS middleware product: HIPS v7.3

Monday, 27 April 2020

Goals of Care v1.0 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) has published the specifications for the new Goals of Care v1.0 document type. The Goals of Care clinical document type is used to capture advance care information in alignment with Western Australia’s Goals of Patient Care Summary documents. This specification was developed as part of the Agency's National Goals of Care Collaborative project.

Friday, 1 May 2020

Medicines View Optimisation

The Medicines View Optimisation aims to reduce duplication by enhancing the interoperability between PBS - and AMT- coded items as well as enhancing existing grouping and ‘Differs Advisory’ logic. 

Tuesday, 10 December 2019

Electronic Prescribing v2.0 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency has released the technical framework to support the implementation of electronic prescribing

Friday, 1 November 2019

Secure Messaging Industry Offer - News Release

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) is pleased to announce the release of an industry offer that will financially incentivise software providers to implement new standards for enhanced secure messaging functionality in their products.

Wednesday, 27 March 2019

HIPS 7.0 Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) has released a new major release of its HIPS middleware product: HIPS 7.0

Wednesday, 6 February 2019

HL7 publishes FHIR Release 4

HL7® International has published release 4 of its Fast Healthcare Interoperability Resources (FHIR®) standard, which has finalised the base platform of the specification along with some improvements requested by developers.

Monday, 14 January 2019

Opt in or opt out of My Health Record at any time in your life

Media release - Opt in or opt out of My Health Record at any time in your life: Australian Parliament strengthens privacy protections of My Health Record

The Australian Parliament has this morning passed legislation to strengthen privacy protections in My Health Records Act 2012 without debate or division.

Sunday, 9 December 2018

Medicare Records v1.0 - FHIR Implementation Guide

The FHIR Implementation Guide specifies the format of FHIR-based representations of Medicare documents that is used for the upload of such documents into the My Health Record system.

Monday, 19 November 2018

Working with your clients to keep healthcare information secure

Stay Smart Online Week ran from 8-14 October and centred on the theme ‘Together we can reverse the threat of cybercrime.’ A key message was to update software on all devices. The campaign highlighted 80% of Android users and 23% of iOS users hadn’t installed the latest software updates.1

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

GitHub Announcement

The Agency has chosen GitHub as its collaboration tool to allow developers to more readily access and contribute to our code libraries and selected resources, as well as enhancing collaboration with developers. The Agency’s code libraries and links to resources can be found here:

https://github.com/AuDigitalHealth 

Monday, 25 June 2018

Updated Integration Toolkits Released

The Australian Digital Health Agency (“the Agency”) has released new and updated versions of the following Integration Toolkits. In addition, the Agency has announced it will use GitHub to enhance collaboration and sharing with developers. 

Monday, 25 June 2018

Clinical Package Validator v2.7 Released

Version 2.7 of the Clinical Package Validator enables software developers to improve the depth and automation of clinical document conformance testing.

Monday, 9 July 2018

Introduction to the FHIR specification

This is part 1 of 3 of a series on aspects of ADHA's interoperability standards. This webinar provides an introduction to the FHIR specification.

Basic FHIR terminology services

This is part 3 of 3 of a series on aspects of ADHA's interoperability standards. This webinar provides an introduction to the basic FHIR terminology services.

New and Updated Clinical Documents

The Australian Digital Health Agency has released new and updated versions of a number of clinical document specifications. 

Wednesday, 31 January 2018