AMA puts Govt on notice over My Health Record

The implementation of the Australian Government's My Health Record is a case study on how crucial rigorous and clearly communicated privacy controls are in implementing a data collection and management exercise of any significant size.  Stakeholder management is vital to ensure that all the relevant parties are comfortable with the introduction of the system. This IT News article details how the AMA are expressing public concerns about the introduction of My Health Record due to the lack of clarity around third-party access to individuals' records.