Thursday 29th October 2020
6:30pm - 8:30pm
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.
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
- 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.