Queensland Discharge Summaries & Clinical Letters

Queensland Health recently notified practices about the availability of discharge summaries in the new Clinical Document Architecture (CDA) format. The primary benefits to your practice are. 


  • Fast, convenient viewing of complex Radiology / Pathology results
  • Quick reference formatting means less time wasted searching
  • CDA Discharge Summaries are available through HealthLink 


How to receive CDA Discharge Summaries and Clinical Letters via HealthLink

  1. Complete Queensland Health’s STS (Secure Transfer Services) Address Book Update Form (see PDF download link on this page). 
  2. Next to "Electronic Messaging Provider" on page 2, section 2, indicate your preference as "HealthLink". 
  3. Confirm that your practice management system is listed below to ensure your practice receives these items via HealthLink.
  • Medical Director v3 or higher
  • Medical Director Helix
  • Genie for Windows
  • Genie for Mac
  • Best Practice Premier
  • MedTech 32 or Evolution
  • ZedMed
  • Profile for Windows

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