GPs welcome online reporting for positive COVID-19 cases

Melbourne-based Dr Mukesh Haikerwal says the state's move to a digital reporting format is a vast improvement on phone reporting

GPs in Victoria no longer have to put up with long waits on the phone to report positive COVID-19 cases, with the introduction of an online notification form.

Dr Mukesh Haikerwal

Melbourne GP Dr Mukesh Haikerwal has welcomed the overhaul as a significant time saver.

But he is concerned the site has been set up without provenance or authentication systems in place.