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The positives and perils of My Health Record - The Saturday Paper

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 14:21

The Saturday Paper

The positives and perils of My Health Record
The Saturday Paper
Last week, Singapore's ministry of health admitted information from 1.5 million citizens had been copied in “a deliberate, targeted, and well-planned cyber attack” by hackers who were specifically going after the personal data of the country's prime ...

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Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacy - The Conversation AU

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 05:28

The Conversation AU

Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacy
The Conversation AU
As the opt-out period for the My Health Record continues, so too does the debate surrounding issues of confidentiality. While possible data breaches have generated widespread concern, for one group – teenagers – it may not just be hackers they want to ...
Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily editedBusiness Insider Australia
My Health Records laws need to be scrapped and rewritten, warn expertsThe Sydney Morning Herald
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record protectionsThe Guardian
The Australian -The Advertiser
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Young's Gale Hynes recognised for efforts in mental health research - The Young Witness

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 04:50

The Young Witness

Young's Gale Hynes recognised for efforts in mental health research
The Young Witness
Described as “a champion of people living with severe and enduring mental illness”, District Clinical Leader Mental Health Physical Healthcare and Clozapine Coordination, Young's Gale Hynes has swept the Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating - NEWS.com.au

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:40

Old Vic pedophile's health deteriorating
NEWS.com.au
Now awaiting another sentencing, Kovac faced the County Court on Friday so the judge could get a better idea of his health. Kovac was wheeled into the dock in a wheelchair, saying "I can't walk" to a guard before coughing and spluttering throughout the ...

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Fears health premium cap may threaten insurers viability - The Australian

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 03:09

The Australian

Fears health premium cap may threaten insurers viability
The Australian
The Australian this week revealed a departmental analysis for Health Minister Greg Hunt concluded that enforcing a two per cent, two-year cap, and the flow-on effects, were likely to require a public interest test and explanation to parliament. “If a ...

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Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily edited - Business Insider Australia

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 01:53

Business Insider Australia

Independent advice about police access to My Health Records has now been heavily edited
Business Insider Australia
Dianne Heriot, the Parliamentary Librarian, took down the report about law enforcement access to My Health records after a complaint yesterday from the Federal Health Department about “potential inaccuracies and omissions”. Australians have until ...
My Health Records laws need to be scrapped and rewritten, warn expertsThe Sydney Morning Herald
Freezing out the folks: default My Health Record settings don't protect teens' privacyThe Conversation AU
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record protectionsThe Guardian
The Australian -The Advertiser
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I am thinking about opting out of My Health admits Kristina Keneally - The Australian

Health - Fri, 07/27/2018 - 01:47

The Australian

I am thinking about opting out of My Health admits Kristina Keneally
The Australian
Labor senator Kristina Keneally says she is thinking about opting out of the My Health Record scheme, despite being NSW premier when COAG resolved to ...
GPs and social service providers demand My Health Record ...The Guardian
Greens push for health record privacyNEWS.com.au

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How craft is good for our health - The Conversation AU

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 19:57

The Conversation AU

How craft is good for our health
The Conversation AU
For over a century, arts and craft-based activity have been a core part of occupational therapy that emerged as a distinct health field around the end of the first world war in response to the needs of returned soldiers. This includes many suffering ...

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How craft is good for our health - The Conversation AU

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 19:57

The Conversation AU

How craft is good for our health
The Conversation AU
For over a century, arts and craft-based activity have been a core part of occupational therapy that emerged as a distinct health field around the end of the first world war in response to the needs of returned soldiers. This includes many suffering ...

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How craft is good for our health - The Conversation AU

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 19:57

The Conversation AU

How craft is good for our health
The Conversation AU
For over a century, arts and craft-based activity have been a core part of occupational therapy that emerged as a distinct health field around the end of the first world war in response to the needs of returned soldiers. This includes many suffering ...

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Queensland's new digital health system failures 'putting patients' lives at risk' - 9news.com.au

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 09:59

9news.com.au

Queensland's new digital health system failures 'putting patients' lives at risk'
9news.com.au
Queensland's new digital hospital system is riddled with bugs, regularly fails and is putting patients' lives at risk, according to senior doctors. An ongoing 9NEWS investigation has revealed a series of system outages at the Princess Alexandra ...

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Queensland's digital health system fail - 9news.com.au

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 09:55

9news.com.au

Queensland's digital health system fail
9news.com.au
Queensland's digital health system fail. Doctors claim Queensland's new digital health system is plagued with bugs, putting patients' lives at risk. Added 9 hours ago. FShareTTweetBMailJTumblrGShareLLinkedInWWhatsAppQSMS ...

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Opting out of My Health Records? Here's what you get with the ... - The Conversation AU

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 08:47

The Conversation AU

Opting out of My Health Records? Here's what you get with the ...
The Conversation AU
If you're opting out of My Health Records, you're opting in to "business as usual". Here's what the current system looks like.

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My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism - ABC News

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 05:07

ABC News

My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism
ABC News
Critics of the scheme have questioned the level of privacy protections and number of agencies with access to data; Australian Medical Association, College of General Practitioners raised concerns with Health Minister Greg Hunt; Malcolm Turnbull says ...

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My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism - ABC News

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 05:07

ABC News

My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism
ABC News
Critics of the scheme have questioned the level of privacy protections and number of agencies with access to data; Australian Medical Association, College of General Practitioners raised concerns with Health Minister Greg Hunt; Malcolm Turnbull says ...

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My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism - ABC News

Health - Thu, 07/26/2018 - 05:07

ABC News

My Health Record privacy concerns will be addressed, Malcolm Turnbull promises, amid ongoing criticism
ABC News
Critics of the scheme have questioned the level of privacy protections and number of agencies with access to data; Australian Medical Association, College of General Practitioners raised concerns with Health Minister Greg Hunt; Malcolm Turnbull says ...

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My Health Record undermines teens' right to medical privacy, critics fear - ABC News

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 23:48

ABC News

My Health Record undermines teens' right to medical privacy, critics fear
ABC News
The Australian Association for Adolescent Health (AAAH) has called for the Government to automatically seek consent from young people aged 14 to 17 years before granting access to any part of their My Health Record to parents or legal guardians.
My Health Record: Greg Hunt's warrant claims contradicted by ...The Guardian
Greg Hunt claims police won't access private My Health Record data under government policy9news.com.au
Opposition calls for My Health Record roll out to be suspended amid growing data privacy concernsHealthcare IT News Au
Courier Mail -The Sydney Morning Herald -Townsville Bulletin
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