Seminars may boost e-health uptake

The GP-led sessions, planned to take place over the next two months, are designed to enable doctors to discuss the potential benefits and pitfalls of the system that has failed to attract broad GP appeal since its launch in July 2012.

The sessions come as the health department revealed last week that — as at 3 April — more than 96,000 consumers and almost 1800 healthcare organisations had registered with the PCEHR system.

With the number of consumer