Govt should fund e-health: Psychologists add their voice

Australian Psychological Society (APS) executive manager of professional practice David Stokes said allied health professionals, including psychologists, needed assistance to help ensure the viability of the personally controlled health care record (PECHR) system.

Mr Stokes, who was also a NEHTA clinical lead representing allied health, said the whole initiative “is underpinned by the idea that relevant health service providers can access the system to upload reports or letters at their patient’s request and review