Australian My health Privacy.

De Master Yoda

Administrator
Staff member
#1
https://www.myhealthrecord.gov.au/for-you-your-family/opt-out-my-health-record

The Australian Government has introduced a database containing your medical and other records and details. They started it as an "opt in" system but as so few opted in they have now made it an "OPT OUT" system.

You have a date that your opt out must be completed by it is October 15th. After that date your medical records will be stored and given out to ??? The information will store the following data on you.
If you had an abortion.
a mental illness.
a sexually transmitted disease.
Or a drug addiction. ETC.

How to opt out: Visit the My Health Record website as above.
Call 1800 723 471for phone assistance or to get a paper form.
Through Australian post in regional or remote communities.
Via aboriginal Medical Services.