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Does This Qualify For The Term Fake News Do You Think?

January 10th, 2017 by davidmore
This popped up a little while ago.New digital health chief to get $522,000 a year to fix troubled My Health Record systemDaniel Burdon Published: January 11, 2017 - 11:08AM The head of the Turnbull government's six-month-old Australian Digital Health Agency will be paid a tidy $522,000 annual salary package after beating more than 100 other applicants to take the role fixing the plagued My Health Record system.The chief executive's pay comes with the difficult task of overseeing the $156 million agency and its remit to digitise the nation's health systems, including fixing the delayed national roll-out of My Health Record.Despite a number of teething problems, about 4.4 million Australians have signed up so far, as the government moves towards an "opt-out" system rather than the previous "opt-in" system.The government's creation of an agency dedicated to improving digital health systems was been widely supported, although some stakeholders have been sceptical of how much the agency...

This is the initial part of the post - read more by clicking on the title of the article. David.
 
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