Older Aussies happiest to share e-records with GPs

While 95% of 80 regional Australians over 65 surveyed by researchers from Monash University said they were happy to share their full record with their GP, only 44% said they would allow allied health professionals the same access.

Some 48% of the respondents from Victoria’s Bendigo region said they would share their records with diagnostic laboratories, 46% would allow pathology staff access and 44% were happy for their pharmacist to see their record in full.