Top Benefits Evaluation Reports and Activities April – June 2017
30 June 2017
Our Evaluation Services team works with our partners to assess the value of digital health projects and whether objectives have been achieved with our investments. Here are the top benefits evaluation reports and activities from Q1 April – June 2017...
The 2017 National Survey of Canadian Nurses is a quantitative survey of Canadian nurses to explore their access to and usage of digital health in nursing practice. It was collected in collaboration with the Canadian Nurses Association. The full data set...
2016 National Survey of Community-Based Pharmacists: Use of Digital Health Technology in Practice Data Set
29 June 2017
The 2016 National Survey of Community-Based Pharmacists: Use of Digital Health Technology in Practice, revealed the positive impact that the use of digital health is having on Canadian pharmacists’ changing practice needs and on patient safety and the...
Results from the 2017 National Survey of Canadian Nurses: Use of Digital Health Technology in Practice
The latest national survey of nurses on their use of digital health technologies in practice was released in May 2017. Commissioned by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway), Canadian Nurses Association (CNA) and Canadian Nursing Informatics Association...
Changes in blood pressure among patients in the Ontario Telehomecare programme: An observational longitudinal cohort study
02 June 2017
This article examines an observational study of over 3500 patients in Ontario, which was conducted to investigate the changes in blood pressure among patients enrolled in the Ontario Telemedicine Network Telehomecare program between 2012 and 2015. Blood...
Infoway’s Ambulatory Electronic Medical Record (AMB EMR) Program Lessons Learned
01 June 2017
This document provides a summary of implementation challenges and key lessons learned synthesized from eleven Benefits Evaluation (BE) reports from Infoway funded Ambulatory Electronic Medical Records (AMB EMR) projects.
Virtual Visits and Patient-Centered Care: Results of a Patient Survey and Observational Study
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The use of remote virtual visit technology is emerging as a new model of care and access to primary care services in Canada. This report discusses results from a retrospective population-based quantitative study on virtual visits conducted by...
Understanding Virtual Visits in British Columbia: Patient and Physician Perspectives Webinar (Full)
Virtual care is advancing in modern health care systems, and across Canada. Infoway commissioned research to examine virtual visits, also known as face-to-face real time videoconference visits, in British Columbia. This webinar: Shares results of a...
This handbook, published by the University of Victoria, provides a practical guide on the evaluation of eHealth systems for students and individuals who are involved with the planning, design, implementation, use, support and assessment of eHealth...
Infoway Launches Digital Health Myths-Busting Campaign
Posted on May 16, 2017 by Poonam Khanna Follow @PoonamKhanna “I won’t understand my lab results if I access them online.” “The introduction of virtual visits means I won’t see my doctor anymore.” “The government and insurance companies will be able to...
2017 National Survey of Canadian Nurses: Use of Digital Health Technology in Practice
11 May 2017
The results deck highlights the latest quantitative survey of Canadian nurses’ access to and use of digital health in practice. It was a joint collaboration between the Canadian Nurses Association, Canadian Nursing Informatics Association and Canada...
Posted on May 9, 2017 by Kate Perkins The Infoway Evaluation Services team works with its partners to assess the impact of digital health projects and whether objectives have been achieved with our investments. These evaluations help Infoway and its...
The Infoway Evaluation Services team works with our partners to assess the value of digital health projects and whether objectives have been achieved with our investments. Review the list of the top 10 benefits evaluation reports and activities of...
Connecting Families to Their Health Record and Care Team: The Use, Utility and Impact of a Client/Family Health Portal at a Children’s Rehabilitation Hospital
12 April 2017
This JMIR article examines the use, utility and impact on engagement in care of a client/family health portal. Clients at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital were provided access to their electronic health records (EHRs) and secure, two-way...
The Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (MOHLTC) commissioned the Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment (THETA) Collaborative from the University of Toronto and University Health Network to evaluate the Ontario Telehomecare...
Toronto Health Economics and Technology Assessment (THETA) Collaborative Publications and Abstracts for Ontario Telehomecare Program’s Telecare (TLC) Study
10 April 2017
This document contains journal publications and abstracts based on research from THETA’s Ontario Telehomecare Program’s Telecare (TLC) Study. Articles include: A multi-level qualitative analysis of Telehomecare in Ontario: challenges and opportunities...
Cumulative Benefits of Digital Health Investments in Canada
04 April 2017
This report looks at the collective benefits of digital health investments in Canada using the cumulative benefits calculation, a macro-level indicator trended over a period of 10 years, developed by Canada Health Infoway.
Economic Benefit Model: Walkthrough and detailed calculations
23 March 2017
This presentation is an overview of the economic benefits model will help quantify benefits to the healthcare system, identifying future focus areas for Infoway. Infoway acknowledges the leadership and contribution of McKinsey & Company for its research...
Methodology to Assess the Economic Impact and Potential of Digital Health Solutions on the Canadian Health Care System
23 March 2017
This document describes the methodology applied to calculate the economic impact and potential of digital health solutions on the Canadian health care system as it relates to Canada Health Infoway. Infoway acknowledges the leadership and contribution of...
Enabling Adolescent Electronic Access to Personal Health Information
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This publication explores research focused on various aspects of adolescent electronic access to Personal Health Information. The study included a privacy legal framework review; an environmental scan and literature review; a pan-Canadian survey and...