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  • Project List

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    As of December 2014, 99 per cent of the funding Infoway has received from the federal government has been approved for projects, and 77 per cent of the approved funds have been expended. Remaining funds will be expended as agreed. Active/complete...

  • Drug Information Systems (DIS)

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    A drug information system is a tool that enables authorized health care providers to access, manage, share and safeguard patients' medication histories. A component of an electronic health record (EHR) system, a drug information system supports the...

  • SME33-033 Drug Information System (DIS) Subject Matter Expert, Yukon

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    Reference Number: SME33-033 Date of Issuance: May 27, 2015 Closing Date: Thursday, June 10th, 2015, 8:00 p.m (20:00) EDT Role: Drug Information System (DIS) Subject Matter Expert, Yukon Project(s): Drug Information System Yukon Project Location: Yukon...

  • Drug Information Systems to generate $436 million in benefits in 2010

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    October 6, 2010 (Toronto, ON) - Canada’s investments in drug information systems (DIS) will generate $436 million in cost savings and efficiencies in 2010, announced Richard Alvarez, President and CEO, Canada Health Infoway (Infoway). The findings are...

  • 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...

  • Infoway Certification Services expands to include Diagnostic Imaging, Drug Information Systems

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    'Infoway Certified' assures products meet pan-Canadian standards July 5, 2010 (Toronto, ON) – Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) has added diagnostic imaging and drug information systems to its pre-implementation Certification Services. Health information...

  • Drug Information System: A key tool for emergency room triage

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    Donna Gallant, an emergency room (ER) nurse at Prince County Hospital in Summerside, Prince Edward Island, says that for triage nurses, the province's online Drug Information System (DIS) is a valuable tool that makes for safer health care.

  • Online drug information system improves patient health and safety

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    Pharmacist Jeff Jardine of Montague, Prince Edward Island, says the province's Drug Information System (DIS) has done a lot to contribute to improved patient health and safety.

  • Newfoundland and Labrador: Implementing the Drug Information System

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    Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) is rolling out The Pharmacy Network, a provincial drug information system that will connect pharmacies in the province.

  • Prince Edward Island Drug Information System: Evaluation Report

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    Benefit evaluation report reviewing the process in which the province-wide drug information system was developed and implemented and to assess whether the full implemented system is achieving desired outcomes in relation in stakeholder benefits and...

  • National Impact of Generation 2 Drug Information Systems Technical Report (Full)

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    15 September 2010

    The newest electronic drug information systems are leading to improvements in patient safety. This report details the quality and productivity outcomes being realized.

  • National Impact of Generation 2 Drug Information Systems Technical Report (Summary)

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    15 September 2010

    The newest electronic drug information systems are leading to improvements in patient safety. This is a summary of a report that details the quality and productivity outcomes being realized.

  • Drug Information Systems in PEI

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    Learn how developers of health information systems connected hospitals, pharmacies and doctors to share drug information in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island.

  • Prince Edward Island Drug Information System: Evaluation Report

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    27 May 2010

    Benefit evaluation report reviewing the process in which the province-wide drug information system was developed and implemented and to assess whether the full implemented system is achieving desired outcomes in relation in stakeholder benefits and...

  • Community pharmacies to be linked with launch of provincial Pharmacy Network

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    May 26, 2010 (St. John’s, NL) – Newfoundland and Labrador has officially begun connecting community pharmacies to the provincial Pharmacy Network, the Honourable Jerome Kennedy, Minister of Health and Community Services announced today.

  • Accuro® EMR and PS Suite® Software Achieve Canada Health Infoway Certification

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    March 29, 2012 (Toronto, ON) - Accuro ® EMR, a software product developed by OptiMed Software, and PS Suite ® Software, developed by MD Physician Services Software Inc., have successfully achieved electronic medical record (EMR) certification ,...

  • Health providers in Newfoundland and Labrador transitioning to electronic health records to receive support, mentorship from peers

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    May 2, 2012 (St. John's, NL) – Supporting pharmacists, physicians and nurses to work together to enhance the effective use of technology in clinical practice is the objective of a new peer mentorship initiative launched by the Newfoundland and Labrador...

  • Canadian Faculties of Pharmacies to include effective use of information and communications technologies in curriculum

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    September 23, 2011 (Toronto, ON) - Better preparing pharmacy students to practice in modern, technology-enabled environments is the objective of a new initiative launched today by the Association of Faculties of Pharmacy of Canada (AFPC) and Canada...

  • Core elements of electronic health records in place for almost half of Canadians

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    Benefits being realized across the country as a result of investments in EHRs February 3, 2011 (Toronto) - As a result of investments made by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and its jurisdictional partners, Infoway President and CEO, Richard Alvarez...

  • Investment Programs

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    Since its inception in 2001, Infoway has received $2.1 billion from the federal government through five separate grants. This money has been used to co-invest with the provinces and territories and other partners in more than 400 projects. Below are a...


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