Digital Health

Digital Health refers to any and all electronic systems used in health and health care to improve service coordination for clients. This includes Client Information Management Systems, electronic referral systems, electronic health records etc.

‘My Health Record’

The Australian Government has developed a national system to control health information in one place. To learn more about My Health Record, click here.

National Health Services Directory

National Health Services Directory (online database that provides Consumers, Practitioners and Service Providers with access to up-to-date, reliable information about health, social and disability services in Victoria)

Better Health Channel

Better Health Channel (online database that provides health and medical information that is quality assured, reliable, up-to-date, easy to understand, regularly reviewed and locally relevant)

'Argus S2S eReferral'

‘Argus S2S eReferral’ (GP electronic referral project for Gippsland)

'S2S eReferral'

‘S2S eReferral’ (electronic referral service coordination system for health and welfare services in Victoria; including usage in Central West Gippsland)

'e-Care Planning'

‘eCare Planning’ (regional project to coordinate client centered care supported by the use of electronic Care Planning platforms)

The Kimberly Aboriginal Medical Service

Looking after 440,000 square kilometres, The Kimberly Aboriginal Medical Service uses a web based system to optimise patient care and connect a vast network of scattered health care services across a vast geographic region.

This is their story: