Critical Health Communications In Action
These case studies tell how Medinz is developed and rolled out in real-time to communicate trusted health messages across the sector. In New Zealand, this helps to swiftly stop the spread of Covid-19. Medinz also connects health care practitioners during a power outage in a five-day storm. And helps Auckland to communicate and procure more vaccines during a local measles outbreak. In Australasia, the Emergency Response Planning Tool (ERPT) supports primary care providers and SME’s in Australasia to plan and manage community emergencies, such as pandemics and bush fires.
ERPT for general practice
The Emergency Response Planning Tool (ERPT) is a cloud-based tool which assists general practices in better preparing for, responding to and recovering from the impacts of emergencies and pandemics. The ERPT is managed by Healthpoint ANZ and was developed in collaboration with the Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (RACGP).Read more >
NZ’s Mental Health & Addictions Directory
In late 2016, Healthpoint partnered with Homecare Medical to develop a new mental health and addictions directory to support staff on the national telehealth service lines, including Depression Line, Gambling Line, Alcohol Drug Helpline, Quitline, 1737, Need to Talk? and the Early Mental Health Response service (supporting people who call 111 in psychological or social distress).Read more >
Victorian Department of Health provides general practices access to ERPT
The emergency response planning tool (ERPT) equips general practices to respond to all types of emergencies, to remain operational, and help meet potential surge in demand for healthcare during and after an emergency.Read more >