Digital technologies update for GPs – Northern Health

COVID-19 has caused significant changes to the healthcare system. Consequently, general practices in the north and east of Melbourne are now relying heavily on digital health more than ever.

This CPD

CPD Points General Practitioners
  • Date

    Thursday 29th October 2020

  • Time

    6:30pm - 8:30pm

  • Venue

    Online

Event Details

COVID-19 has caused significant changes to the healthcare system. Consequently, general practices in the north and east of Melbourne are now relying heavily on digital health more than ever.

This CPD events will demonstrate some of the features of digital health tools and how their adoption will assist to ensure patients have timely access to clinical services during a pandemic.

Presenters

Vandana Chandnani – Manager, Provider Adoption – Australian Digital Health Agency

Tracey Webster – Telehealth Project Officer, Northern Health

Lawrence Peterson – Lead Technical Analyst – Customer Service and Deployment, HealthLink

Christopher Daniel – Specialist Clinics Project Officer – eReferrals, Northern Health

Learning outcomes

  • identify the key elements to electronic prescriptions and My Health Record
  • outline the requirements for conducting telehealth consultations
  • describe the steps involved in sending an electronic referral to Northern Health Specialist Clinics using HealthLink
  • using secure messaging delivery for communication of clinical information in preference to other non-secure channels such as fax or email.

Q&A

You might also be interested in

Related Events