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The Peak IT Industry Lobby Reveals It Is Not Really In Touch With The Grassroots of E-Health. Pretty Sad.

March 23rd, 2012 by davidmore
This little pearler turned up here today. ICT industry plays key role delivering electronic health records Peter Dinham Thursday, 22 March 2012 03:27 The Australian Information Industry Association says that the key role played by the organisations members in bringing secure, accessible and affordable health care to all Australians through secure Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (PCEHR) is now more clearly understood with the release of a major government report into electronic health records, tabled by the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee. The AIIAs CEO, Suzanne Campbell, has welcomed the committee's report, saying that it was major step towards full implementation of PCEHR. "Shared electronic health records will greatly facilitate access to health care across Australia, and ensure that no matter where you are health professionals will have access to your full medical history," Campbell says. "In many cases this will quite literally be a life...

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