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Digital Health

Digital Health Resources

On this page of the AAPM website we've gathered the most useful resources for Practice Managers in relation to Australia's digital health system(s).

They include links from a range of sources and external websites where you can find the most up to date information along with useful templates, guides, case studies and videos. 

We've included information from a range of sources. If you know of other links that should be included here, please contact us to let us know.

My Health Record

The My Health Record website contains a wide range of information for health providers, including:

My Health Record Latest News and Updates is also a useful page to bookmark in your browser and revisit regularly to keep up to date with the latest developments.

Practice Incentive Program (PIP) Digital Health Incentive

Department of Human Services eHealth Incentive (ePIP)

The PIP eHealth Incentive aims to encourage practices to keep up to date with the latest developments in eHealth.

The PIP eHealth Incentive consists of 5 eligibility requirements.

For general information about the PIP, please email Specialised Provider Services at pip@humanservices.gov.au at the Department of Human Services or call the PIP enquiry line on 1800 222 032 between 8:30am and 5:00pm.

The RACGP has developed the several resources - a general information document and several templates, all of which you can download from the RACGP website:

  • General information
  • My Health Record policy template for general practices
  • Assisted Registration for the My Health Record template for general practices
  • Access agreement template for individuals authorised to access the My Health Recordttp://www.racgp.org.au/your-practice/ehealth/pip/resources/

Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA)

The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) website houses a wealth of information under several headings:

Getting Started with Digital Health

  • What is Digital Health
  • Registration
  • Set up
  • PIP eHealth Incentive
  • Benefits
  • Case Studies
  • Videos

Using the My Health Record System

  • How to Use ..
  • Usability Improvements
  • Maintaining Digital Health in Your Practice
  • Training Resources
  • For Pharmacists

For Implementers

  • Clinical Documents
  • eHealth Foundations
  • National Infrastructure
  • Specifications Maintenance Schedule

There are many more links and resources beneath each of the above sub-headings.

Visit the ADHA Website or the links above to learn more.

It is also worthwhile to bookmark the News and Events page on the ADHA website and revisit regularly to stay up to date with latest developments