My Health Record

My Health Record: Control your health information securely, in one place

July, 2019

My Health Record is an online summary of your key health information. When you have a My Health Record, your health information can be viewed securely online, from anywhere at any time.

The Australian Digital Health Agency have put together a range of resources to help you learn more about how your My Health Record information is protected, and how you can control your health information securely, in one place:

For more information, and access to a range of materials, instructions and videos to help you control and manage your record, head to or call 1800 723 471.

Some key things to remember about My Health Record:
  • Your important healthcare information is available online, and easily accessible by you, your doctors, specialists or hospitals.
  • Because healthcare providers have access to clinical information, they may have a more detailed picture with which to make clinical decisions, diagnose and provide treatment.
  • In emergency situations, treating doctors can view information such as current medications and allergies.
  • You can personally manage privacy and control access to your My Health Record including what information gets uploaded and who has access.
  • You can see who has accessed your Record.
  • You don’t need to remember the dates of tests, medicine names or dosages.
  • When moving interstate or travelling, your information can be viewed securely online.
  • My Health Record has multi-layered and strong safeguards in place to protect your information.

For more information visit: or call 1800 723 471.