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19 October 2012
In the study Valuing Time Saved: Assessing the Impact of Patient Time Saved from the Adoption of Consumer Health, The Conference Board of Canada assesses the number of hours that patients would save if consumer health solutions were adopted in the Canadian health care system, in particular the following: the possibility for patients to consult with health care providers, have access to their test results, and have their prescriptions renewed electronically. We also quantify the potential impact of these savings on economic output, that is, real gross domestic product (GDP).