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  • 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...

  • Adolescent Access to Digital Health Records — Results of an Environmental Scan

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    Posted on October 11, 2016 by Cassie Frazer Have you ever wondered how the “electronic health system” will know who you are and whether or not you have the right to access your personal health information (PHI)? Depending on one’s age, the answers to...

  • Adolescent e-Access Research Final Report

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    02 June 2016

    This report discusses the results of a research project that consisted of an online Pan-Canadian survey and in-person focus groups to better understand adult and adolescent perceptions on rights of access to health information, willingness to share this...

  • An EHRS Blueprint (v2) Fact Sheet

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    15 June 2009

    EHRS Blueprint (v2) at a glance. This two-page fact sheet provides a quick overview.

  • BE-7 & BE-9: Prince Edward Island Post Implementation Survey and Interview Analysis (2011)

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    01 April 2016

    Prince Edward Island’s Clinical Information System (CIS connects the province’s hospitals in a real-time exchange of clinically relevant patient information. An evaluation to assess the benefits and overall impact of CIS was conducted by Health PEI,...

  • 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.

  • Clinic manager on how peer support helps clinicians

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    Melanie Sanders is clinic manager of the 21-person Meridian Medical Clinic in Stony Plain, Alberta. She is also an active peer leader in Alberta's peer-to-peer program. She talks about the benefits of using an electronic medical record (EMR) system, and...

  • Clinician Education Campaign Orientation Guide

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    05 May 2016

    This guide provides an overview of the Knowing is Better than not Knowing clinician education campaign, an introduction to the tools, implementation ideas and tips. Use this informative document as a go-to resource when using the toolkit elements.

  • Collaboration and Communication

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    This video demonstrates that for patients like Marie-France Perrault, who lives at a distance from her health care team, receiving specialized treatment can be a challenge. See how a respiratory therapist, a respirologist and a patient collaborate...

  • Data Sharing Agreements and the Interoperable Digital Health Record: A Discussion Paper

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    13 April 2017

    Data sharing agreements (DSAs) are essential in defining the roles, responsibilities, obligations and penalties associated with sharing personal health information electronically. This discussion paper sheds light on the value of DSAs, common concerns...

  • Decision Support and Workflow

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    Health care providers are increasingly using electronic decision support tools at the point of care to make evidence-informed decisions. This video describes how the electronic medication reconciliation process helps to reduce errors and support team...

  • 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...

  • Diagnostic Imaging Systems

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    Diagnostic imaging (DI) systems enable authorized health care providers to access and view diagnostic images (such as x-rays, ultrasounds, MRIs and CT scans) and associated reports regardless of where they were created. DI systems electronically...

  • Digital Health in Canada: Cheryl's Story

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    Learn how Cheryl, a mother with a young daughter with special needs, makes her visits with health care providers more efficient through the use of electronic health records.

  • 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...

  • Drs. Lamb, Mielke & Teal, Hamilton, Ontario

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    22 May 2014

    Drs. Lamb, Mielke and Teal's family practice understands the value of having timely access to clinical information. With an electronic medical record and access to a regional electronic health record, which includes key information from local hospitals,...

  • Drug Information Systems

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    A drug information system (DIS) enables authorized users to access, manage, share and safeguard patients' medication histories. A DIS can reduce prescription errors resulting in fewer adverse drug events (such as drug-to-drug interactions) and reduced...

  • e-Prescribing: An Important Part of Medication Safety

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    Learn how e-prescribing will help improve patient safety and improve communication between clinicians.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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