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42 companies pledge to a single set of standards for secure messaging

It has been a long time coming but 56 different software programs used by GPs for secure messaging could finally be able to talk to each other by May next year.

The Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA) says it has secured the signatures of 42 companies responsible for the 56 programs, which include Argus and MMEx, to comply with a single set of standards.