GP data to be made public

Filed under: Campaign News — helen at 10:32 am on Thursday, May 3, 2012

GP data is to be linked via new database/extraction service called the GPES (General Practice Extraction Service) to the hospital (SUS) Secondary User Service database and made public under the governments open standards initiative.

We are currently looking at GPES and you will be able to out of GPES. This begs the question why can patients not opt out of SUS if they can GPES?

You can read more about GP data being opened up here.