The 2016 edition of the Data Linkage BranchThe specialist team at the Department of Health who are responsible for developing and maintaining the WA Data Linkage System, performing data linkage, and the facilitation of access to linked data. newsletter is now available.

This year's edition details the significant changes to our linkage system undertaken this year to improve efficiency and streamline the linkage process, as well as our participation in three major linkage reviews. 

There is also information on our researcher training course, planned for 2017, and our scheduled linkages for the new year.