Clinicians' Challenge 2015 entries are open!

Over the years, the Clinicians’ Challenge has become an important annual event on the innovation calendar. It’s a chance for clinicians to share your ideas for innovative ways of using information and technology to help us continue to improve our health services.

New Zealand to host medical language conference

The International Health Terminology Standards Development Organisation (IHTSDO) has voted to accept New Zealand’s proposal to host its conference at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington on 23–28 October 2016.

Patient portal implementation guide

The National Health IT Board and the Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners have produced a joint guide to assist general practices with introducing a patient portal.

Patient portal stories

The family of a Gisborne patient needing emergency care while in Auckland was able to log into their Patient Portal to access vital information for the clinicians - Read more

Having 24/7 access to medical information is one of the best benefits of patient portals, says Sheldon Ngatai, a member of the National Health IT Board’s Consumer Panel – Read more

eHealth Ambassador Dr Andrew Miller was interviewed about patient portals in the December issue of Pulse+IT magazine. – Read more

Patient portal guides and other information for GPs. – Read more

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