A Vision for Health System Use of Data in Canada (Executive Summary)
23 July 2013
The executive summary of this report describes how better secondary use of health data can provide the answers we need to improve patient experiences, support front-line care providers and build a more effective and efficient health system.
A Vision for Health System Use of Data in Canada (Full Report)
23 July 2013
The full version of this report describes how better secondary use of health data can provide the answers we need to improve patient experiences, support front-line care providers and build a more effective and efficient health system.
Mobile TeleOphthalmology clinics bring diagnosis and care to First Nations communities in B.C.
There are many health problems associated with diabetes. Among the most serious are heart disease, renal failure, amputation of the lower limbs and retinal damage, or retinopathy. People with retinopathy are 29 times more likely than the general...
REGISTER NOW Program-at-a-Glance Our 2013 Fall Partnership Conference also includes many opportunities to share experiences and successes with others while learning from industry leaders and experts. Delegates will benefit from key learnings that will...
Norfolk General Hospital joins Southwestern Ontario Diagnostic Imaging Network
June 9, 2010 (Simcoe, ON) – Patients and physicians in Norfolk County are benefitting from quick access to electronic diagnostic images now that Norfolk General Hospital has connected to the Southwestern Ontario Diagnostic Imaging Network (SWODIN), the...
Graham W. S. Scott, CM, QC, named new Chair of Canada Health Infoway's Board of Directors
August 3, 2010 (Montreal, QC) - Graham W. S. Scott, CM, QC, has been appointed Chair of Canada Health Infoway's Board of Directors, announced Richard Alvarez, Infoway's President and Chief Executive Officer.
GE Healthcare’s Diagnostic Imaging System First in Canada to Achieve Infoway Certification
April 23, 2012 (Toronto, ON) - The foundation for interoperable digital diagnostic imaging systems in Canada was strengthened today with the Infoway certification of GE Healthcare Canada’s Centricity TM Enterprise Archive v4.0 DI-r Class Diagnostic...
Newfoundland and Labrador Establishing Provincial Telepathology Network
September 11, 2014 (St. John's) - The Newfoundland and Labrador Centre for Health Information (the Centre) has partnered with GE Healthcare to install a province-wide Telepathology Network. The $2.5 million Telepathology Network, jointly funded by the...
Our 2014 Fall Partnership Conference includes many opportunities to share experiences and successes with others while learning from industry leaders and experts. Each tab details our full schedule to choose the plenary and concurrent sessions that you...
Mobile teleophthalmology project brings cutting edge retinal screening technology to rural and remote First Nations communities on Vancouver Island
April 16, 2010 (Victoria, B.C.) - Vancouver Island residents living in 51 rural and remote First Nations communities who are at high risk of developing diseases of the retina related to diabetes are benefitting from a new mobile retinal screening...
"This paper will provide a brief overview of relevant background literature on leading change initiatives, introduce the DMW-NLI ( Dorothy Wylie Nursing Leadership Institute) Change Leadership conceptual framework, describe a number of activities that...
How to Successfully Select and Implement Electronic Health Records (EHR) in small Ambulatory Practice Settings
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Adoption of EHRs by U.S. ambulatory practices has been slow despite the perceived benefits of their use. Most evaluations of EHR implementations in the literature apply to large practice settings. While there are similarities relating to EHR...
Accelerating Progress, Achieving Value: How Do We Get There?
The path toward improving health care through the use of IT includes the voices and commitment of many. Here, Canadian thought leaders discuss lessons learned over the past decade of progress and the journey moving forward as we accelerate value for...