Fact sheet for clinical immunology/allergy specialists
The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) through the National Allergy Strategy is collaborating with the Australian Digital Health Agency to provide information to clinical immunology/allergy specialists about using My Health Record to improve patient care.
This new Fact sheet for clinical immunology/allergy specialists developed by the National Allergy Strategy includes information about:
what’s in it for you and your patients;
benefits for clinical immunology/allergy specialists; and
Additional resources designed to support your use of My Health Record in clinical practice are being developed as part of this project and you will be informed of their release once complete. If you have any queries about the project or wish to provide input into the resources please contact Heather Roberts, National Allergy Strategy Senior Project Officer, by email email@example.com
Dr William Smith and Ms Karen Wong Project Co-leads, National Allergy Strategy MHR Project
Allergic diseases have become an increasingly important chronic disease and public health issue in Australia and other developed countries over the last two decades, contributing to increased demand for medical services, significant economic cost of care and reduced quality of life of people with allergic diseases and their carers.
The National Allergy Strategy has received funding from the Australian Government Department of Health for the following projects: Food allergy prevention | 250K Youth Project | Food service | Drug allergy | Shared Care Model