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My Health Record - Do the Risks Outweigh the Advantages?

My Health Record - Do the Risks Outweigh the Advantages?

April 24, 2018

A new health record management system is going live in Australia soon. It’s called My Health Record. It will affect every Australian (and potentially temporary and permanent residents as well) as it will store some of their most intimate information — their health records! But do the risks of such a system outweigh the advantages?