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Sign up to RCH Link
RCH Link is a web-based portal connecting doctors and health professionals in the community with quick, easy and secure access to information in the RCH electronic medical record (EMR).
If you are a doctor or health professional working external
to the RCH, who shares in the care of RCH patients, you can sign up to have remote
access to the RCH EMR.
patients and families must give the RCH consent, to share information via RCH Link, with
their nominated local doctor and their practice, and other community health
RCH Link will not replace existing communication from the RCH, such as discharge summaries, and emergency department and specialist clinic letters.
RCH Link is currently available to community health professionals in Victoria and Tasmania.
RCH Link provides registered users with secure view-only access to an RCH patient’s record. Community healthcare providers with RCH Link access can view clinical information such as –
There are separate levels of access for site
administrators, clerical staff and clinical staff.
Doctors and health professionals must be registered
with the National Health Services Directory.
Community users register their practice or health
service as a "site" (usually as a group). Individual user accounts
are required for each provider within the site.
Sites will have one or more "site administrator"
who can add new users and maintain site details.
Click the button at the top of the page to sign up to RCH Link.
Click here to access your account.