HealthConnect is Australia’s strategy for establishing and maintaining standardised electronic health information for all Australian patients.
Implementation activities began in Tasmania, South Australia and the Katherine region of the Northern Territory in 2004. The expectation is that by 2008, Australia will be well advanced in achieving the goal of electronic connectivity between all major health institutions and health care providers. Take the tour!
Want to know about Canada’s strategy for implementing Electronic Health Records (EHRs)? Visit the Canada Health Infoway website.