Traditionally, telehealth networks operate as siloed, incompatible systems. The NTCS solves this challenge through the creation of a virtual healthcare system, allowing individual organisations across Australia to connect securely and reliably.
The NTCS enables you to securely connect across health organisation boundaries with third parties outside the hospital network.
Video is accessible using enterprise-level end-points or on any browser or mobile device. The ability to facilitate clinical consultations in rural and remote areas supports accessible, quality care for all Australians.
All information is securely stored in Australia and leverages Telstra’s powerful and reliable network. The platform complies with Australian health information privacy policies and employs advanced encryption methods.
The NTCS overcomes the challenge of different networks having multiple systems, equipment, protocols, bandwidths & connection methods to deliver an effective means to connect. The NTCS is a central platform linking government and non-government providers, connectivity between jurisdictions to enable provider connection in a way that:
The National Telehealth Connection Service is suitable for but not limited to;
“What has not been addressed previously is an effective way for cross jurisdictional Video Conferencing and Telehealth services to occur. Jurisdictions wishing to conference outside their own boundaries are forced to connect, test and debug communication with every other party of interest.”
NT Government Department of Health – Development of a Telehealth Connection Service
We have a unique footprint of digital health software solutions, including Electronic Medical Records and clinical and administrative software for the hospital, primary care, pharmacy, and aged and disability care sectors. We also deliver platforms that connect clinical information across multiple providers to improve patient care. We provide innovative solutions in health data analytics and new ways to deliver care, through telehealth and consumer solutions.
Our solutions have been developed collaboratively with clinicians and providers to ensure they are fit-for-purpose, enable best practice care, and meet the evolving needs of the healthcare sector.
We are making substantial investments in innovation, research and developing our products, to deliver clinicians and consumers class-leading products that improve the quality, safety and efficiency of care.
Our solutions connect across and beyond our portfolio, linking information to support the delivery of truly integrated care across the healthcare ecosystem.
We maintain rigorous governance and clinical input at scale to ensure our solutions are safe, secure and high quality. We leverage the capability, security and reach of Telstra, Australia's leading technology company.