A challenging year ends, an exciting one awaits
PCEHR: Practices embarking on e-health journeys will be working hard to gain a grasp on all things legal, technical and practical, and the college has developed resources to help in all of these areas.
GPs will need to consider how a shared health record can be used to further improve health outcomes with a focus particularly on vulnerable groups (e.g. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients, the elderly), and those with chronic illness.
The record will only ever be as good as