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Last updated 25 August 2016

A Patient Journey

A patient’s My Health Record can provide important information for healthcare providers in every step of an individual’s health journey. For Brian, beyond the emergency department, supplementary information in the discharge summary was visible in his My Health Record – helping inform other healthcare providers involved in his care.

Select the stages of Brian’s journey below to reveal his story:

Meet Brian, the patient
Brian gets rushed to the emergency department
Brian gets admitted at the hospital for treatment
The emergency department physician and triage nurse confirm Brian’s medical history
Brian is kept in hospital overnight for treatment and discharged the next morning
Brian visits the pharmacy to get his new medicine
Brian undertakes a further assessment at his General Practice
Brian has a follow up visit with an Allied Health Professional
Brian completes his team care and makes a full recovery

Last updated 25 August 2016