Published Articles

Coroner blames IT system for VTE death

The system, eMeds, is used widely in NSW hospitals.
04 March 2019

Why are some patients literally immune to gene therapy?

Scientists are searching for a way to help gene therapies sneak past the body's defence system.
14 February 2019

GP facing $600k defamation suit after Facebook stoush

She publicly accused a rival doctor of stealing her ideas on Medicare billing.
07 February 2019

Exclusive: Report savages RACP over registrar exam meltdown

The college was in denial about the possibility of a full-scale IT failure, say consultants.
22 January 2019

NDIS use of paper forms is wasting GPs' time, says college

GPs have to copy information from electronic records into hard-copy forms.
21 January 2019

Has My Health Record been a sensible use of $2 billion?

The national audit office will consider the question.
15 January 2019

HPOS: use it or lose it, GPs told

The warning is in response to last year's apparent data hack.
13 December 2018

Hacked: how a GP created his own 'pancreas'

COMMENT: I’ve been living with diabetes for 25 years; this is the best thing that’s happened for me.
30 November 2018

Teens to get more My Health Record privacy after another government reversal

RACGP claims victory after winning over senators with its concerns.
19 November 2018

Patients hacking type 1 diabetes with DIY artificial pancreas

Basically, the closed-loop system just 'works', says leading endocrinologist.
15 November 2018