ACCC: HealthEngine wrongfully manipulated reviews; sold data

Australia’s consumer law watchdog is prosecuting online healthcare booking service HealthEngine. The company is accused of misleading and deceptive conduct over an information-sharing scheme with insurance brokers, as well as manipulating unfavorable patient reviews.
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Centre for Eye Health completes My Health Record integration

The Centre for Eye Health (CFEH) has commenced posting all patient reports and relevant images to the Federal Government’s My Health Record platform. The organisation claims it is the first in the eyecare industry to do so, and expects the system to improve communication and, subsequently, patient care.
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New BHVI course covers the business of myopia

The Brien Holden Vision Institute (BHVI) is establishing a new educational course to equip eyecare professionals with the business skills needed to ensure myopia management is an effective arm of their practice.
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Associations herald O=MEGA19 as a success

Optometry Victoria South Australia (OV/SA) and the Optical Distributors and Manufacturers Association (ODMA) have declared the inaugural O=MEGA fair a success, thanks to both high attendance and positive feedback.
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