Draft Concept of Operations Feedback Analysis Report
3.1.1 Phase one: initial development of the ConOpsThe content in the draft ConOps was shaped by the wide range of consultations which DoHA and NEHTA have held with stakeholders — consumer groups, health professionals, the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry and State and Territory Governments. These consultations are described in more detail in Appendix A of the Draft Concept of Operations: Relating to the introduction of a personally controlled electronic health record (PCEHR) system.
The draft ConOps document was released for public consultation on 12 April 2011. Public submissions were sought as part of this process. The original closing date for accepting submissions was 31 May 2011. The closing date was subsequently extended until midnight on 7 June 2011 in response to the high level of interest shown in the ConOps consultation process. Submissions on the draft ConOps were accepted via the following channels:
- Public comments submitted via the yourhealth.gov.au website
- Electronic documents provided by email
- Hardcopy documents provided by post