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Everyone in Northern Ireland should now stay at home

COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It’s caused by a type of virus called coronavirus.

Everyone should do what they can to stop coronavirus spreading. The best way to do this is to stay at home:

  • only go outside for food, health reasons or work (but only if you cannot work from home);
  • if you go out, stay 2 metres (6ft) away from other people at all times;
  • avoid non-essential use of public transport, varying your travel times to avoid rush hour, when possible;
  • do not meet with friends and family – keep in touch using remote technology such as phone, internet, and social media;
  • use telephone or online services to contact your GP or other essential services;
  • wash your hands well and often, and avoid touching your face.

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Cybersecurity Australian Digital Health Agency ADHA roadshow information pack

Cyber security resources and guidance materials have been developed specifically for the Australian health sector, to promote awareness of information security, and provide practical advice regarding a range of cyber security topics.

Framework for Action

The Framework for Action is the implementation plan for the National Digital Health Strategy and details how all those in the digital health ecosystem are working together to help empower people, and those who care for them, with modern digital services and products.

Focusing on these national activities, together we will achieve the outcomes committed to in the strategy and realise the benefits for the healthcare system and the Australian community.

Australia’s National Digital Health strategy

The strategy – Safe, seamless and secure: evolving health and care to meet the needs of modern Australia – was developed through extensive stakeholder consultation and draws on evidence of clinical and economic benefit from

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