Budget key points - Budget targets PIP for e-health, immunisation
2012-13 FEDERAL HEALTH BUDGET KEY POINTS
- NeHTA to further develop national standards and operate national infrastructure services;
- the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner to provide regulatory oversight of the national e-Health services; and
- the Department of Human Services and the Department of Veterans' Affairs to provide support services to PCEHR participants.
- include a requirement for general practices to participate in the PCEHR system to receive the e-Health PIP incentive;
Program 10.2: e-Health implementation
E-Health, PCEHR, Nehta: Losers in Australia’s Budget