My Health Record is a secure online summary of an individual’s health information and is available to all Australians.
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What is My Health Record?
What are the benefits for pharmacists and their patients?
My Health Record empowers pharmacists to access relevant and timely information about their patients’ health so they can deliver more efficient and effective care. The system is especially useful for managing chronic and complex conditions, and during transitions of care.
PSA, in partnership with the Australian Digital Health Agency, is supporting pharmacists to make the most of My Health Record through the following guidelines, practice support materials and education.
2019 Clinical use of My Health Record online modules
2018 My Health Record foundation online modules
Digital Health Leaders share their experience
Tips and strategies to use My Health Record
Andrew Robinson, owner of Amcal Tooronga Pharmacy, discusses the benefits of My Health Record and how pharmacists can implement the system.
Addressing patient doubts and concerns about My Health Record
Andrew Robinson, owner of Amcal Tooronga Pharmacy, explains how to educate patients about privacy, security and the benefits of having a My Health Record.
My Health Record improves continuity of patient care
Eastern Health (VIC) systems pharmacist Maryanne Molenaar and community pharmacist Vihung Kapadia talk about the benefits of My Health Record, from day-to-day pharmacy practice to continuity of care and medicine safety.
Patient access controls in My Health Record
Community pharmacist Vihung Kapadia discusses how patients can control who accesses their My Health Record and the kind of information they can access themselves.