My Health Record is the national digital health record system.
The system provides an online summary of an individual's key health information. It brings together health information from health care providers, Medicare and the patient.
My Health Record can help you by:
Doctors, pathologists and pharmacists can add clinical documents to your record.
A clinical document contains information about your health and care. There are a wide range of clinical documents that can be added.
Find out more about the type of information stored in My Health Record.
My Health Record is a safe and secure system that stores your health information. You can take further steps to control your privacy by limiting who has access to your record.
Find out more about how to control access to your record.
To find out more about My Health Record:
If you have My Health Record:
You have the right to withdraw your consent to have your Austin Health discharge summary uploaded to your My Health Record.
If you do not consent to this, let us know at your next visit or call Health Information Services on 03 9496 5447.