How to make your medical data private

The federal government may soon be able to access personal medical data about you without your permission.Health Information Privacy Act (HIPAA) allows companies to share personal medical information with third parties to provide medical advice, help customers shop for health insurance or enroll in Medicare, among other things.Companies will be able use the information for …

Queensland’s Health Minister wants the public to be kept informed of the new coronavirus warning

Queensland’s health minister wants the community to be informed of an upcoming coronaviruses warning, as well as the possibility of a new coronaval virus, The Courier-Mail can reveal.Health Minister Cameron Dick said he would like people to be notified of the threat on a monthly basis, but would also have the information available online in …