Elderly reluctant to share health records with pharmacists

Australians aged over-65 would prefer family members and pathology lab staff to have access to their Personally Controlled Electronic Health Record (PCEHR) than pharmacists, a study reveals.

The research, published in the International Journal of Medical Informatics, found that 95% of elderly Australians said they would be happy to give their GP full access to their PCEHR, while just 44% said pharmacists should have access to the