Are you EMR Ready? A Pre-Implementation Readiness Assessment
23 December 2015
Undertaken by academic researchers, “Experiences from the Forefront of EMR Use" captures the implementation experiences from 20 Canadian primary care offices in Canada. In studying the diverse clinics, from project inception to execution, it is clear...
Perspectives on electronic medical record implementation after two years of use in primary health care practice
02 June 2015
This document shares lessons learned on adoption two years post EMR implementation based in rural and urban South-Western Ontario. It was published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine and is available in English only.
Dr. Elizabeth Sawyers is a solo primary care practitioner who understands the value of digital health in improving collaboration & communication. By using an electronic medical record and participating in an e-consult service, Dr. Sawyers has increased...
Advanced use of digital health functionalities in Canadian primary care settings: Results from the 2014 National Physician Survey
31 March 2015
Infoway released customized analysis from the 2014 National Physician Survey (NPS), which revealed that family physicians who have used an EMR longer and/or who use multiple functionalities are more likely to report practice productivity and quality of...
Explore Links between Physician EMR Use and Care Quality and Productivity
Thursday, March 26, 2015 The National Physician Survey (NPS) released in December 2014 revealed significant growth in family physician adoption and use of electronic medical records (EMRs), increasing 54 percentage points to 77 per cent between 2006 and...
Harnessing the Power of the EMR to Improve Workflow
January 29, 2015 Central Hastings Family Health Team (CHFHT), recognized in 2014 by Canada Health Infoway in partnership with Accreditation Canada as a LEADing Practice organization and by the Association of Family Health Teams of Ontario with a Bright...
Central Hastings Family Health Team, Madoc, Ontario
22 May 2014
The Central Hastings Family Health Team has demonstrated clinical excellence in the prevention and management of patients with diabetes. Their electronic medical record has been instrumental in their success, as it enables clinical decision support at...
Experiences of Clinicians Adopting Health ICTs in Canada
The following peer perspectives share new knowledge and experiences of clinicians that have adopted electronic health record (EHR) solutions and electronic medical records (EMRs) in their practice to improve care for Canadians. Find current practices,...