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Web Service Upgrades – Services Australia

On July 6 2020, Services Australia passed on information about upgrades to their digital health and aged care channels. These channels are being upgraded to web services technology.

By 13 March 2022, web services compatible software will need to be used to access:

  • Medicare Online
  • Department of Veterans’ Affairs – via Medicare Online
  • Australian Immunisation Register – via Medicare Online
  • ECLIPSE
  • PBS Online
  • Aged Care web services

The following fact sheets have been provided by Services Australia to assist with outlining what is affected by these changes:

Fact sheet 1 – Web services for Medicare Online, DVA, AIR and ECLIPSE

Fact sheet 2 – Web services for PBS Online

Fact sheet 3 – PRODA Organisation for web services. (this has also been included with fact sheets 1 & 2)

Update – Web services for Aged Care

 

New PRODA Factsheets

The following three PRODA factsheets have recently been released to assist in the registration process:

  • My Health Record – Healthcare Provider Registration. Access via conformant software – click here to download
  • My Health Record – Healthcare Provider Registration. Access via contracted service provider (CSP) – click here to download
  • My Health Record – Healthcare Provider Registration. Access via the National Provider Portal (NPP) – click here to download

For further information on the My Health Record registration process, please click here.

 

My Health Record in Specialist Practice

The Australian Digital Health Agency has a series of resources available to assist with specialists and their practice managers who are interested in registering with My Health Record:

 

My Health Record Statistics

Did you know that as of April 2020 there are 22.75 million individual My Health Records with over 1.95 billion documents uploaded service-wide?

If you’re interested in the facts of My Health Record and the way that it is evolving digital health systems in Australia, please check out the My Health Record Statistics page here.