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The following resources are available for healthcare providers on how to use the My Health Record system, including checklists and step-by-step guides.

Registration overview

An overview of the registration process for healthcare providers is available on this page.

Overview of digital health directories

This resource provides an overview of the four key directories supporting digital health in Australia.

Healthcare setting-specific information

Pathology reports for clinicians

This resource outlines the introduction of pathology reports to the My Health Record system.

Clinical software summary sheets

A range of summary sheets with step by step instructions for viewing a My Health Record and uploading clinical information to it through conformant clinical software are available on this page.

Interview on benefits of My Health Record for pharmacists

This resource is a transcript of an interview with pharmacist Shane Jackson on the benefits of digital health and My Health Record for pharmacists.

Identity Verification Code (IVC) number registration card

Download your portable Identity Verification Code (IVC) Number registration card as part of My Health Record.

PDF icon Your Identity Verification Code (IVC) number registration card

Assisting patients to register for a My Health Record

This fact sheet outlines the process for registering a patient for a My Health Record.

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Shared health summaries versus event summaries

This fact sheet outlines the differences between a shared health summary and an event summary. 

PDF icon Shared health summaries vs event summaries

Putting the My Health Record system into business

Putting the My Health Record system into business is a useful resource for responsible officers (ROs) and organisation maintenance officers (OMOs) and their responsibilities in managing their organisations for the Healthcare Identifiers (HI) Service, NASH PKI certificate for organisations and the My Health Record system.

PDF icon Putting the My Health Record system into business

Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT)

The Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) codes and describes all commonly used medicines to support electronic medication management.

PDF icon Australian Medicines Terminology (AMT) fact sheet

Registered and not using digital health?

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Data quality checklist for 'active' patients

Data shared by your organisation and data you receive from other healthcare organisations may be relied upon for clinical decision making.

PDF icon Data quality checklist for "active" patients