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Electronic Health Record

  • The Population Health Management Challenge: Determining the Capacity to Conduct Practice-Based Population Health Management in Primary Care

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    10 June 2013

    The Population Health Management Challenge study shows that overall, EMR-enabled clinics were much faster than paper-based clinics at all tasks. This is a high-level summary of the study. Tags: benefits evaluation, better patient care, Canada Health...

  • Safer Care for Cancer Patients

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    With many chemotherapy drugs available for cancer patients, a computerized record becomes a valuable tool for clinicians and their patients. Here, Flay Charbonneau, Clinical Specialist, Systemic Treatment Program at Cancer Care Ontario, talks about how...

  • Harris Decima Survey on Electronic Health Records

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    23 July 2013

    In this 2012 survey, Canadians shared their views about electronic health records and health system use of their personal health information.

  • Patient Safety Roundtable: Dr. Mike Bainbridge

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    10 May 2007

    A presentation entitled Lessons from England by Dr. Mike Bainbridge, Clinical Architect, NHS. A forerunner to publication of the EHR Patient Safety Report (Summary) .

  • Quebec patients benefit from Televisit service

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    Televisit was launched in 2010 and now serves 26 pediatric and adult patients across various regions of Quebec. Financial support for the project was provided by Canada Health Infoway and the Ministère de la santé et des Services sociaux du Québec....

  • The Practice Challenge: Using Technology for Better Patient Care: Findings-at-a-glance

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    07 June 2013

    The Population Health Management Challenge shows that overall, EMR-enabled clinics were much faster than paper-based clinics at all tasks. This is a visual backgrounder of the challenge's highlights.

  • eChart Manitoba Release 1: A Benefits Evaluation

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    22 August 2012

    Benefit evaluation report assessing and informing on what benefits are, and have been, realized through the first release of eChart Manitoba over 33 sites in the province. Available in English only through Connected Care.

  • Untapped Potential: Advanced EMR Use Offers Benefits to Family Physicians and Their Patients

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    Significant productivity and quality of care gains with advanced EMR use April 2, 2015 (Toronto, ON) – More! More time to gain experience and use of more functionalities — those are key factors helping family physicians reap productivity and quality of...

  • Developing the Pan-Canadian Nursing Functional Elements for the EHR

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    02 August 2012

    Conference poster presentation summarizing the process and clinical engagement outcomes in the development of key EHR business and functional elements for nursing to support clinical practice, which resulted in the Pan-Canadian Nursing EHR Business and...

  • A Framework and Toolkit for Managing eHealth Change

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    21 June 2013

    This document is focused on Change Management practices as they relate to people and organizations undertaking change within the context of eHealth projects. Downloadable tools and resources related to the Framework are available in the online Change...

  • Population Health Management Challenge

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    15 May 2012

    This evaluation study shows that overall, EMR-enabled clinics were much faster than paper-based clinics at all tasks.

  • Better Diagnoses & Treatment

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    Today in Nova Scotia, all radiological scans are performed 100 per cent digitally. And that means specialists can easily share test results leading to faster, more accurate diagnosis regardless of where patients receive care.

  • Dr. Bryce Kelpin on the Benefits of an EMR

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    Dr. Bryce Kelpin is medical director of Continuum Medical Care in West Vancouver, British Columbia. This practice, which is made up of family physicians and specialists, provides care for about 35,000 patients. Dr. Kelpin talks about the benefits of an...

  • Reduced Duplicate Tests

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    In Canada, there are 150 wasteful duplicates for every 1,000 lab tests performed. Electronic health records provide a complete record of a patient's test results that reduce duplication while saving time and money.

  • Early Adopter Promotes Use of Electronic Tools for Physicians

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    Dr. Kendall Ho, an emergency physician at Vancouver General Hospital as well as director of UBC Faculty of Medicine eHealth Strategy Office, talks about the use of an EHR system and its benefits for patients as well as for the physicians of the future.

  • Role of COACH and Key Issues, Challenges for Moving Electronic Health Record Forward

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    Don Newsham, chief executive officer of Canada’s Health Informatics Association talks about his organization’s role and the key issues and challenges for moving Canada’s EHR initiative forward.

  • How to Implement EHRs – Step 6: Continue Quality Improvement

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    This final phase refers to reassessing what you have learned from training and everyday use of the system.

  • Evaluating the Value and Impact of an Electronic Health Record in a Complex Health System

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    The authors Damon C. Mayes and David R. Mador of this Longwoods publication provide detailed systematic evaluation results of Alberta's regional electronic health record (EHR) called NetCare. NetCare evaluation pointed to value identified from access to...

  • Peer Leader Testimonials: Digital Health Solutions in Action - Part 1

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    Ms. Patricia McHugh, Nurse Peer Leader, Newfoundland & Labrador, and Clinical Information Lead Specialist, Information Management and Technology, Central Health, discusses the role digital health solutions can play in the delivery of safe and quality...

  • Peer Leader Symposium 2015 - Sharing the Patient Story

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    Regina Holliday, an activist, artist and author, was a keynote speaker at Infoway's 2015 Peer Leader Symposium in February. She also created a painting that shows patients at the centre of Infoway's mission and illustrates the benefits of digital...

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