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Newfoundland and Labrador

  • Electronic occurrence reporting system - Eastern Health, Nwfld & Labrador: Spotlight on results

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    02 June 2013

  • Intentional Misuse of Prescription Drugs: Impact of a Provincial Pharmacy Network

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    18 July 2014

    Prescription drug misuse is acknowledged as an escalating problem in jurisdictions across Canada, including Newfoundland and Labrador. The extent is not clearly understood in the absence of a formal prescription drug monitoring or surveillance system....

  • Newfoundland and Labrador Pharmacy Network: Lessons Learned from the Implementation of a Provincial Drug Information System in Newfoundland & Labrador

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    18 July 2014

    The Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Pharmacy Network is an on-line record of prescription drugs filled within the province. It is one of the key components of the provincial electronic health record (EHR). The purpose of this study was to examine the...

  • Evaluation of its Representativeness to the Population of Newfoundland and Labrador

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    23 June 2015

    The Newfoundland and Labrador Pharmacy Network is a province-wide drug information system that offers comprehensive real-time medication profiles, and an interactive database to assist pharmacists in identifying potential adverse drug interactions and...

  • Adoption Assessment of the HEALTHe NL Viewer

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    23 June 2015

    The HEALTHe NL Viewer is a portal that provides authorized health care professionals in Newfoundland and Labrador with a single point of access to view patient information available in the provincial electronic health record. This evaluation highlights...

  • Spotlight on Results - Newfoundland and Labrador

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    20 May 2015

    This "Spotlight on Results" provides an overview of the Newfoundland and Labrador Peer-to-Peer Network and how it facilitated sharing of eHealth experiences and expertise among clinicians and their peers. The program focused on supporting the adoption...

  • Assessing Physicians’ Perceptions of the Benefits of PACS - a Regional Survey Pre- and Post-PACS Implementation

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    29 November 2011

    This article describes a survey of the expectations physicians in Newfoundland and Labrador had of a Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS) both prior and post its implementation. Article available in English only as published in Diagnostic...

  • Adverse Drug Events Among Children Presenting to a Hospital Emergency Department in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

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    23 December 2009

    Research on the incidence of adverse drug events among children presenting to a hospital emergency department. This study establishes a baseline for understanding the impacts of a provincial drug information system in Newfoundland and Labrador. Article...

  • Adverse Drug Events in Adult Patients Leading to Emergency Department Visits

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    29 April 2010

    Research study finding that adult adverse drug events (ADE)-related emergency department visits are frequent in Newfoundland & Labrador, and in most cases preventable. This study establishes a baseline for understanding the impacts of a provincial drug...

  • ADEs in Adult Patients Leading in Emergency Visits: Baseline Study of Provincial Pharmacy Network Benefits

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    29 April 2010

    Study report from the Newfoundland Centre for Health Information evaluating the prevalence of adverse drug events (ADEs) in the province using St. John’s emergency departments (ED) as a proxy measure for ADEs that occur in the community. Available in...

  • Newfoundland and Labrador’s Story: Improving the Quality of Care

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    Hear from Mike Barron, President & CEO at the Newfoundland Centre for Health Information on how providing quality information to health professionals, the public, researchers and health system decision-makers allows for more timely and complete patient...

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