Principal Advisor,Digital Health,Department of Health and Human Services, Victoria State Government

Brief Bio:

Tania Mortensen is the Principal eHealth Advisor for the Digital Health Branch, Health and Wellbeing, Department of Health and Human Services. Ms. Mortensen has been working in the digital health sector for the past 15 years with a focus on national programs of work and increased sharing of health data across care providers. She has strong consulting and advisory experience in the digital health sector which is underpinned by her previous background in the hospital and banking sectors. Ms. Mortensen currently leads the Victorian public health service implementation of the national My Health Record program. This enables health services to access secure online health information from the national platform that can be accessed from anywhere at any time. Currently her responsibilities include engaging Victorian health services on state and national eHealth projects including secure message delivery, medications management, eReferral management and project delivery.