An analysis of the Office of Impact Assessment report on Voluntary Patient Registration (now branded MyMedicare), just a week before its announcement in the federal budget, suggests the Department of Health has rushed through what may turn out to be another Health Care Homes fiasco.

A lack of detail, key assumptions about patient enrolment with no evidence base, and no clear value proposition for GPs or patients are just some of the problems raised by Jeremy Knibbs in this article.