We're aware of a cyber security incident affecting the electronic prescriptions provider MediSecure. The eRX Script Exchange (eRX) and the National Prescription Delivery Service (NPDS) continue to operate as usual and have not been impacted. Find out more and read our statement here.

Information security in general practice

Last revised: 21 Apr 2023

RACGP Information security in general practice

Prevent, respond and recover

Information security is essential in general practice.

Creating an informed, proactive cyber secure workplace culture requires continuous learning and is essential to the resilience and success of your practice and the provision of safe, high-quality healthcare. 

This resource is designed to give you and your practice team the confidence to protect your information systems.

Webinar: Cyber security for your practice

The RACGP, in collaboration with the Australian Digital Health Agency, has recorded an on-demand webinar on Cyber security for your practice. This CPD accredited activity covers key cyber security concepts including ransomware, password security, phishing scams, network and device security, and how to respond to any breaches. Click here to view the webinar.