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  • Patient Access

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    Today, 80 per cent of Canadians want access to their health records and other digital health solutions. Infoway regularly commissions research, surveys and focus groups to better understand the areas of patient access that need attention. This research...

  • EMR is the Solution, Not the Problem — Canadian Healthcare Network.ca

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    29 August 2017

    In this editorial, Dr. Adam Stewart examines the advantages of using electronic medical records (EMRs) and addresses the root cause of some common criticism.

  • 2017 CMA Workforce Survey

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    The results of the 2017 CMA Workforce Survey examines what it means to be a doctor in Canada, examining everything from working hours, training, job satisfaction and use of technology. The Workforce survey follows the closure of the National Physician...

  • The Benefits of e-Prescribing

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    e-Prescribing is the secure electronic transmission of a prescription from a prescriber to a patient’s pharmacy. Canada Health Infoway is developing a secure, patient directed electronic end-to-end e-prescribing solution called PrescribeIT.

  • Benefits Evaluation Framework

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    Infoway worked with a panel of leading researchers to develop a Benefits Evaluation Framework and Strategy to help understand the effects Canada's investments in digital health technologies are having on individuals and the health care system as a...

  • Data Analytics in Health Care

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    Data analytics is the examination of raw data to discover insights to help support informed decision-making. As more of health care moves from paper to digital, a great deal of raw data is generated, and the opportunity to harness its power for health...

  • Clinical Analytics in Primary Care White Paper (Executive Summary)

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    19 February 2016

    This executive summary discusses the potential for physicians to use the data in their electronic medical records to help inform treatment decisions for their patients, as well as how this data can be aggregated and reused for broader health system...

  • Clinical Analytics in Primary Care: Using and Re-using Data for Informed Decision Making

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    Thursday, March 17, 2016 More and more clinicians in Canada are making the switch from paper records to electronic medical records (EMRs). In doing so, they are generating an ever increasing volume of patient data. How can they get direct value from...

  • Clinical Analytics in Primary Care White Paper (Full Report)

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    19 February 2016

    The full version of this white paper discusses the potential for physicians to use the data in their electronic medical records to help inform treatment decisions for their patients, as well as how this data can be aggregated and reused for broader...

  • Electronic Medical Record System Brings Improved Health Care to the Northwest Territories

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    Dr. Ewan Affleck of the Yellowknife Health and Social Services Authority talks about the benefits of the EMR system for health care providers as well as for patients, and how it is helping to improve the delivery of health care in the Northwest...

  • Understanding the Current State of Patient-Provided Digital Health Information (Know Me)

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    17 February 2016

    When patients enter the health care system, it’s becoming more common to collect “know me” information, such as their likes and dislikes, worries and concerns, and living conditions. The opportunity to electronically capture this information helps...

  • myCARE Benefits Evaluation and Final Report

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    25 August 2016

    The Group Health Centre (GHC) is Ontario's largest and longest established alternatively funded healthcare organization, offering primary and specialist ambulatory care. In September 2014, GHC implemented myCARE, a patient portal that allows patients...

  • miDASH Consumer Health Solution Benefits Evaluation

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    01 September 2016

    Health Quality Innovation Collaboration (HQIC) is a non-for-profit organization founded in Ontario by a group of primary care physicians. In January 2014, HQIC launched a patient portal, miDash, that can work across multiple Electronic Medical Records...

  • MyHealthLinked Project Review and Benefits Evaluation Final Report

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    23 September 2016

    In March 2015, Barrie and Community Family Health Team (BCFHT) undertook a demonstration project which included the launch of myhealthlinked patient portal. The objective of this Benefits Evaluation report was to uncover any evidence to support...

  • Holland Bloorview connect2care Benefits Evaluation Report

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    01 November 2016

    In December 2014, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital implemented a consumer health portal, connect2care, that allows patients and families to view components of their clinical health record, book appointments, request changes to their...

  • Ontario Shores’ HealthCheck Patient Portal Benefits Evaluation Report

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    17 November 2016

    In December, 2014, Ontario Shores launched the ‘Healthcheck’ Patient Portal to provide patients and caregivers access to their health information, with the aim to promote patient engagement and partnerships in care. The results of this benefits...

  • Understanding EHRs, EMRs and PHRs

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    Electronic health records (EHRs), electronic medical records (EMRs) and personal health records (PHRs) are similar terms but have different definitions and distinct purposes. At Canada Health Infoway, the terms are defined as follows: Electronic Health...

  • Infographic: Report on Digital Health: The economics of digital health

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    27 November 2015

    Infographic showing statistics and testimonials about Canada’s growing domestic health IT sector, and how investments in digital health are providing value to patients, the health care system and Canada’s economy. See also: Infographic: Report on...

  • 2016 Electronic Medical Records (EMR) Progress in Canada

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    27 January 2016

    Accompanies "Canadian physicians can improve patient care with advanced EMR use"

  • 2017 CMA Workforce Survey – Digital Health Results

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    31 August 2017

    This document provides the results of the three digital health related questions from the 2017 CMA Workforce Survey.

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