Dump snail mail, future is e-health

Yet this is the stark reality due to ongoing technology challenges and a lack of government policy direction.

An efficient e-health system is overdue and would provide extensive benefits, including improved continuity of care for patients.

Clinical information transfer is fundamentally a point-to-point process, from one healthcare provider directly to another. Most general practices have one or more secure messaging products to facilitate this transfer.

Despite this, many practices are still being overwhelmed with paper