On July 1, 2012 Australia launched a personally controlled electronic health record (PCEHR) designed around the needs of consumers. Using a distributed model and leveraging key component national eHealth infrastructure, the PCEHR is designed to enable sharing of any health information about a patient with them and any other health practitioner involved in their care to whom the patient allows access. This paper discusses the consumer-facing part of the program.
|Pages (from-to)||707 - 713|
|Number of pages||7|
|Journal||Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association : JAMIA|
|Publication status||Published - 2014|