Hambleton heads up NEHTA

The National E-Health Transition Authority (NEHTA) has a new leader in Dr Steve Hambleton who until recently headed up the AMA.

Announced on Thursday, Dr Hambleton (pictured) replaces David Gonski AC, who had served two consecutive terms at NEHTA during which time he was responsible for revitalising the board and improving cooperation betweenfederal and state governments to lift infrastructure and standards in e-health record keeping.

Dr Hambleton told 6minutes he thought NEHTA had done “an enormous amount of good work” and that his