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  • Get Involved: Become a Clinical Champion

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    Infoway and its partners are calling on the health care community to participate in our national education campaign as a Clinical Champion. Join a growing grassroots community of frontline clinicians, administrators, managers, educators and students...

  • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario's EHR Journey: An approach to Workflow Analysis & Integration

    March 6, 2014 This webinar was delivered by Janet Sharpe and Anne-Marie Parent from the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario on their successful approach to workflow analysis and integration that has evolved during their ongoing ambulatory clinical...

  • Accelerating Nursing Electronic Health Record (EHR) Usage

    September 24, 2014 In a recent national nurses' survey commissioned by Canada Health Infoway and the Canadian Nurses Association, 83% of nurses indicate they are comfortable using digital health tools in practice. In the same survey, much fewer nurses...

  • Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario's EHR Journey Part II: The Influence and Value of Monitoring and Evaluation

    October 2, 2014 Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO) provides a great example of the importance of monitoring and evaluation in a multi-phase implementation. During the EHR implementation at CHEO, the team has applied effective monitoring and...

  • 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...

  • Strategic ICT Toolkit

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    A self-analysis toolkit to support senior management within health care organizations understand current level of ICT strategy and maturity, and how to develop to the next maturity level.

  • Workflow Analysis: EHR Deployment Techniques 

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    “This issue brief explores the stages of workflow analysis, process mapping, and process redesign. By documenting and mapping all back office, front office, IT, and provider processes, the clinic team can identify the waste and bottlenecks embedded in...

  • Health information exchange technology on the front lines of healthcare: workflow patterns, reasons for use, and provider outcomes

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    The goal of this study was to develop an in-depth understanding of how a health information exchange (HIE) fits into clinical workflow at multiple clinical sites.

  • 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...

  • Benefits of Digital Health

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    Digital health helps Canadians access better quality care, more efficiently through solutions and services such as electronic medical records, telehomecare, virtual visits and patient portals. For clinicians it means more informed decision making...

  • 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.

  • Electronic Health Records

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    An electronic health record (EHR) is a secure, integrated collection of a person’s encounters with the health care system; it provides a comprehensive digital view of a patient’s health history. With support from Infoway, each province and territory is...

  • Progress in Canada

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    Canada has made tremendous progress over the past 10-plus years in increasing the availability and use of digital health solutions. Infoway, the provinces and territories, and our other partners have worked together to deploy core systems such as...

  • Accelerating Clinical Interoperability in Canada: The Path Forward


    20 October 2014

    This document focuses on five key areas, or clinical interoperability opportunities for action, against which measurable progress is possible.

  • Atlantic Canada iEHR – Labs Benefits Evaluation Project – Phase 2 (Nova Scotia)


    18 September 2014

    In 2013, Nova Scotia began the implementation of a province-wide clinical information system, the Secure Health Access Record (SHARE), which pulls together patient information from across Nova Scotia. The SHARE Viewer is a portal that clinicians use to...

  • Greg’s Story: Digital Health and Continuity of Patient Care

    Greg Price was a young man from Alberta who died in 2012 after spending much of the previous year navigating a disconnected health care system. His care providers had good intentions, but there were multiple breaks in communication that caused...

  • Newfoundland and Labrador Pharmacy Network: Lessons Learned from the Implementation of a Provincial Drug Information System in Newfoundland & Labrador


    18 July 2014

    The Newfoundland and Labrador (NL) Pharmacy Network is an on-line record of prescription drugs filled within the province. It is one of the key components of the provincial electronic health record (EHR). The purpose of this study was to examine the...

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


    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,...

  • A "Conceptual" Privacy Impact Assessment of the EHRS Blueprint Version 2


    14 April 2014

    This report is part of Canada Health Infoway's efforts to ensure that privacy is integral in the development of the pan-Canadian EHR blueprint.

  • Harris Decima Survey on Electronic Health Records


    23 July 2013

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

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