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Tanya Plibersek opts into My Health but with concerns - The Australian

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 23:33

The Australian

Tanya Plibersek opts into My Health but with concerns
The Australian
Ms Plibersek clarified Labor leader Bill Shorten's call yesterday to “suspend the rollout of the My Health Record system until all of the privacy concerns are actually addressed”, saying Labor was only calling for the deadline of the opt-out period to ...

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My Health Record: Greg Hunt's warrant claims contradicted by police union - The Guardian

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 18:00

The Guardian

My Health Record: Greg Hunt's warrant claims contradicted by police union
The Guardian
Greg Hunt's claims that a warrant will be required to access My Health Record has been contradicted for the second time in two days – this time by the Queensland Police Union. After taking legal advice, the union has written to its members – the very ...
My Health Record undermines teens' right to medical privacy, critics ...ABC News
An independent report showing My Health Records can be accessed by police has been pulledBusiness Insider Australia
Opposition calls for My Health Record roll out to be suspended amid growing data privacy concernsHealthcare IT News Au
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My Health Record: Greg Hunt's warrant claims contradicted by police union - The Guardian

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 18:00

The Guardian

My Health Record: Greg Hunt's warrant claims contradicted by police union
The Guardian
Greg Hunt's claims that a warrant will be required to access My Health Record has been contradicted for the second time in two days – this time by the Queensland Police Union. After taking legal advice, the union has written to its members – the very ...
My Health Record undermines teens' right to medical privacy, critics fearABC News
An independent report showing My Health Records can be accessed by police has been pulledBusiness Insider Australia
Hunt to discuss bolstering My Health privacy with medicosThe Australian
Courier Mail -The Sydney Morning Herald -9news.com.au -ABC News
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Fact check: Is the Government spending record amounts on health and hospitals? - ABC News

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 07:01

ABC News

Fact check: Is the Government spending record amounts on health and hospitals?
ABC News
The 2018 federal budget said health spending includes "medical services that are funded through Medicare; payments to the states and territories to deliver essential health services, including public hospitals; the Pharmaceutical Benefits and ...

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Demi Lovato's long, public battle with mental health and addiction issues - NEWS.com.au

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 04:00

NEWS.com.au

Demi Lovato's long, public battle with mental health and addiction issues
NEWS.com.au
The 25-year-old pop star has told tales of her battles with mental health, drugs and alcohol during concerts, award shows and social media — even filming a YouTube documentary about her road to sobriety. Lovato says her relationship with drugs started ...
Demi Lovato family - 'health and recovery is the most important thing right now'Stuff.co.nz
Demi Lovato Suffers Drug Overdose ... 'Awake and Responsive'TMZ
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Demi Lovato's long, public battle with mental health and addiction issues - NEWS.com.au

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 04:00

NEWS.com.au

Demi Lovato's long, public battle with mental health and addiction issues
NEWS.com.au
The 25-year-old pop star has told tales of her battles with mental health, drugs and alcohol during concerts, award shows and social media — even filming a YouTube documentary about her road to sobriety. Lovato says her relationship with drugs started ...
All the Times Demi Lovato Got Real About Sobriety and Mental HealthE! Online
Demi Lovato family - 'health and recovery is the most important thing right now'Stuff.co.nz
Demi Lovato's Rep Gives Health Update After Drug OverdoseEntertainment Tonight

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My Health Record data error creates 'bureaucratic nightmare' for Melbourne woman - ABC Local

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 03:36

ABC Local

My Health Record data error creates 'bureaucratic nightmare' for Melbourne woman
ABC Local
A Melbourne woman has "zero faith" in the Federal Government's controversial My Health Record system after attempts to correct her personal medical details turned into a "bureaucratic nightmare". When Louise Beaumont, 55 from Pascoe Vale, logged on to ...

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My Health Record data error creates 'bureaucratic nightmare' for Melbourne woman - ABC Local

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 03:36

ABC Local

My Health Record data error creates 'bureaucratic nightmare' for Melbourne woman
ABC Local
A Melbourne woman has "zero faith" in the Federal Government's controversial My Health Record system after attempts to correct her personal medical details turned into a "bureaucratic nightmare". When Louise Beaumont, 55 from Pascoe Vale, logged on to ...

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Southern Adelaide mental health services 'overloaded' and 'unsafe' - InDaily

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 03:24

InDaily

Southern Adelaide mental health services 'overloaded' and 'unsafe'
InDaily
Unions representing social workers and mental health nurses say members of the adult mental health team in the southern area lack adequate youth training, but have been asked to take on all new mental health referrals for people aged 16-25 in the area.
Mental Health Commission scathing on patient careIrish Times
Mental health watchdog highlights 'unsafe and substandard' HSE-run servicesRTE.ie

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Southern Adelaide mental health services 'overloaded' and 'unsafe' - InDaily

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 03:24

InDaily

Southern Adelaide mental health services 'overloaded' and 'unsafe'
InDaily
Unions representing social workers and mental health nurses say members of the adult mental health team in the southern area lack adequate youth training, but have been asked to take on all new mental health referrals for people aged 16-25 in the area.
Mental Health Commission scathing on patient careIrish Times
Mental health watchdog highlights 'unsafe and substandard' HSE-run servicesRTE.ie
In wake of Danforth shooting, experts urge caution in linking mental health and violenceToronto Star

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My Health Record website won't let blind users opt out - The Guardian

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 02:28

The Guardian

My Health Record website won't let blind users opt out
The Guardian
Blind and vision-impaired Australians have been unable to opt out of My Health Record because the website has failed a range of vision accessibility requirements, Vision Australia says. The organisation, the country's largest provider of low-vision ...
My Health Record rollout should be suspended until potential flaws addressed, Bill Shorten saysABC News
What could a My Health Record data breach look like?MuMbrella

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Petrol prices and health costs nudge inflation higher - ABC News

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:56

ABC News

Petrol prices and health costs nudge inflation higher
ABC News
Headline inflation in the June qtr grew by 2.1pc YOY, but the RBA's preferred measure remains weak, below 2pc; Petrol, tobacco and health prices rose, while food, rents, cars, holidays and household equipment were cheaper; Overall demand in the ...

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'False and reckless': Health Minister slams anti-vaccination documentary maker - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:55

The Sydney Morning Herald

'False and reckless': Health Minister slams anti-vaccination documentary maker
The Sydney Morning Herald
Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt has slammed a controversial anti-vaccination documentary ahead of its Australian launch, warning against "false and reckless claims" targeting the government's cancer prevention program. “The science is in and the ...

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Petrol prices and health costs nudge inflation higher - ABC News

Health - Wed, 07/25/2018 - 01:54

Petrol prices and health costs nudge inflation higher
ABC News
Surging oil prices and ongoing cost increases in medical and hospital services has seen the annual inflation rate edge up to 2.1 per cent over the year. Headline inflation grew marginally above expectations at 0.4 per cent over the June quarter with ...

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Millions to opt out of My Health Record as backlash builds - The Sydney Morning Herald

Health - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 14:38

The Sydney Morning Herald

Millions to opt out of My Health Record as backlash builds
The Sydney Morning Herald
The number of Australians choosing to opt out of My Health Record could run into the millions, as criticisms of the scheme continue to mount and doctors threaten a boycott to protect their patients' privacy. Health Minister Greg Hunt revealed on ...
My Health Record needs privacy improvements to restore public ...ABC News
AMA chief who says My Health Record will save lives does not have one himselfHerald Sun
Liberal Tim Wilson opts out of My Health Record and says it should be opt-inThe Guardian
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Tom Boyd speaks publicly of his mental health struggle - 9news.com.au

Health - Tue, 07/24/2018 - 09:03

9news.com.au

Tom Boyd speaks publicly of his mental health struggle
9news.com.au
Tom Boyd speaks publicly of his mental health struggle. The Western Bulldogs footballer is hoping that by speaking out, he'll inspire other young men battling anxiety issues to seek help. Added 9 hours ago.

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