Does the PCEHR meet the GP Data Governance Council criteria?

Originally posted on Doctor's Bag:
The General Practice Data Governance Council is “committed to profession-led governance regarding the issues of data collection activities in general practice,” in particular secondary use of patient data generated through clinical care delivery to patients. GPs and consumers have voiced concerns with regards to secondary use of data uploaded to…

7 online safety tips for doctors

Originally posted on Doctor's Bag:
Image: pixabay.com It is good to see that social media and eHealth are becoming mainstream topics at national health conferences. At the recent GP Education & Training Conference in Perth (GPET13) I attended two workshops about our professional online presence. The first one was about the benefits of social…