Patient portal

Sheldon Ngatai, a member of the National IT Health Board’s Consumer Panel.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

BoPDHB - The Patient Experience - Telehealth, Matakana Island. Patients on Matakana Island avoid catching the boat to the GP by having access to a telehealth video consultation with their GP.  – Read more

Article highlights NZ eHealth initiatives

New Zealand can claim ‘genuinely world-class expertise in the delivery of technology in the health sector’, says reporter James Riley in an article in iStart magazine.

To read the feature on eHealth initiatives in New Zealand, which includes an interview with National Health IT Board Director Graeme Osborne, go to the iStart website.

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