New technology to improve access to patients’ electronic health records

Helen Hughes Uncategorised

New technology will shortly be trialled across Victorian health centres to improve access to patients’ electronic health records optimising healthcare delivery and health outcomes. COVID-19 has shown that capturing health related data and embracing digital health innovations is crucial to capitalise on opportunities to support and enhance healthcare. Led by Monash Partners Academic Health Science Centre, the project brings together …

Consumer Involvement in Australian Medical Research is Growing

Helen Hughes Uncategorised

A national workshop to discuss consumer and community involvement (CCI) in health and medical research has heard there is a surprising level of activity in Australia including some pockets of world-class excellence. The workshop conducted by the Australia Health Research Alliance agreed that while the principles of CCI are increasingly accepted in the research community, much more work needs to …