Having a My Health Record means your important health information like allergies, current conditions and treatments, medicine details, pathology reports or diagnostic imaging scan reports can be digitally stored in one place. Healthcare providers like doctors, specialists and hospital staff can see these details online from anywhere at any time when they need to, such as in an accident or emergency.
If you need more information about what is the My Health Record and how it works:
- Find out about the benefits of having a record
- Visit our frequently asked questions
- Learn more about privacy and security
- Find forms, guides and other materials
Register Online for the My Health Record.
Applying in other ways
Applying in Person
You can also register at any Service Centre offering Medicare Services branch in person. Find details of your nearest Service Centre.
You can apply by phone by calling: 1800 723 471. Select option 1 (one). Call charges apply from mobile phones.
Complete the application form to register.
Forms are available on the My Health Record resources page.
Apps that Connect to your My Health Record
You are now able to interact with your My Health Record using mobile apps. This means that with your permission information uploaded by you, your healthcare providers, or by Medicare could be accessed with an app.
You will need to have a My Health Record before you use apps that connect to your record. If you don’t have a My Health Record, you can Register Online.
Apps that are authorised to connect to your My Health Record:
HealthEngine Pty Ltd
Chamonix Health Solutions Pty Ltd
My Child’s eHealth Record
The Australian Digital Health Agency
Tyde Australia Pty Ltd