Millions sunk on all-in-one systems: Why it's time to rethink e-health

E-health software needs to effectively support many different types of specialities, and so the architecture needs to be properly considered

A directive ordering Queensland Health staff to avoid upgrades to the state’s hospital electronic medical records system during parliamentary sitting weeks was recently reversed.


After the email containing the directive was leaked, the state’s health minister, Steven Miles, revoked the directive. He said the timing of upgrades should be based on “what’s best for