A plan to switch on free public Wi-Fi across one-fifth of Queensland has been supported by the government.
The Council of Australian Governments has approved a national strategy aimed at meeting Australia's vision for digital health through a focus on seven strategic priorities.
New Zealand's electronic health records system has been expanded, enabling most South Island patient records to be accessed on the same system.
The Australian Digital Health Agency has launched a two-year pilot that will see emergency department clinicians provided with valuable initial health information on patients via the My Health Record system.
The Digital Transformation Agency will place 250 entry-level digital staff in government agencies as part of its 2018 ICT Entry-Level apprenticeship and cadetship programs.
The Australian Digital Health Agency and Pharmacy Guild are joining forces to help community pharmacies become leaders in digital health.
A gathering of smart cities leaders in Sydney today saw the release of a guideline to help drive greater opportunities for smart cities investment.
An app originally developed to digitalise the delivery of Incoming Government Briefs has been expanded as an everyday tool for providing briefings to the Prime Minister.
The Queensland government will automate routine department transactions and implement uniform business systems as part of its digital transformation.
A project designed to support a collaborative and evidence-based approach across governments has been launched by Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation Angus Taylor.
Lake Macquarie City Council (LMCC) and Civica have partnered up to streamline business processes and improve customer experience.
Fax machines are on their way out, under a to-be-developed nationwide system for healthcare providers to securely communicate with each other electronically.
Victoria's special minister for state, Gavin Jennings, has visited Estonia to explore how its rapid digital transformation can be applied to the state's own digital government initiatives.
Australia's local councils are under mounting pressure to pursue digital transformation to improve service delivery, despite struggling with limited resources.
Transport for NSW has implemented Pegasystems' Pega Platform to automate processes for its School Student Transportation Scheme and is now extending the platform to other schemes.