The Australian Digital Health Agency (the Agency) has released version 2.8 of the Clinical Package Validator. The Clinical Package Validator v2.8 now supports the execution of enhanced validation rules for clinical documents: Information Quality Rules (IQ Rules).
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.
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.
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).