Telehealth

Alternate Term Label:
e-health
e-mental health
Mobile health
Telemedicine
NARROWER TERMS
Briefing paper

Pushing the boundaries: using telehealth to improve regional access and care

This Policy Brief focuses on telehealth and the opportunity to use existing services more effectively to embed paediatric expertise in regional primary care.
Position paper

The effective and sustainable adoption of virtual health care

As part of the COVID-19 response, the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) was extended to support the wide-scale provision of health care by telehealth. With Australians more open to using technology in health care, this has led to optimism across the sector that there will be...
Guide

COVID-19 toolkit

The Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services (KAMS) COVID-19 Toolkit has been developed to assist KAMS remote clinics, Kimberley Renal Services and Headspace Broome in planning and responding to the current Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.
Strategy

Wellbeing health and youth engagement framework

This framework has been co-produced with young people and other experts to present a set of values and practical questions and to prompt responses and decision making that promotes ethical practices of engagement with young people.
Audio interview

Google's obsession with your health

In this interview, Phillip Adams talks to Julia Powles, Associate Professor of Law and Technology at the University of Western Australia, about Google's latest aspirations for entering the global healthcare market.
Report

Smarter health: boosting analytical capacity at NHS

This report offers a multiplicity of proposed recommendations for meeting the data analytic talent gap and achieving greater institutional readiness without full-time hiring. These recommendations complement those made by the Health Foundation in its December 2016 focused on improved training and cross-organisational teams to enhance...
Briefing paper

Can digital health help stop the next epidemic?

This paper recommends a focused five-year U.S. initiative to pilot replicable models for scaling digital health within epidemic preparedness and response efforts in two to three partner countries.
Strategy

WA Health digital strategy 2020–2030

This strategy document was developed in collaboration with an extensive group of stakeholders, including patients, carers and clinical and corporate Western Australian health system staff. It provides a phased plan for digital innovation, with the first two years of the strategy focussing on building technological...
Strategy

Digital health strategy 2019–2029

This document outlines the ACT Health Directorate’s strategic vision for enabling and delivering exemplary person-centred care through digital innovation.
Journal article

How ‘help seekers’ are informing Lifeline’s digital service innovation

This case study demonstrates how Lifeline Australia brought the beneficiary voice and experience into developing a text-based, crisis support service.