Every 17 minutes someone dies in a Canadian hospital from an adverse event. That’s about 31,000 people a year! Spea… https://t.co/7oixRBQich
April 4, 2018 | 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm EST
With investment from Infoway and its partners in electronic health records, clinicians are beginning to have better access to patient information across the health care system continuum. The Infoway pan-Canadian study: Connected Health Information in Canada: A Benefits Evaluation Study, reveals significant financial and time saving benefits of using connected health information for patients, providers, the health system and the economy.
- Simon Hagens, Group Director, Evaluation Services, Canada Health Infoway
- Martin Geffen, Vice President, Gartner
- Dr. Mohamed Alarakhia, Primary Care Physician; Director, The Centre for Family Medicine FHT eHealth Centre of Excellence; Chief Clinical Information Officer, Waterloo Wellington LHIN; Assistant Clinical Professor, McMaster University; Adjunct Professor, University of Waterloo
- Aude Motulsky, PhD, Assistant Professor, Université de Montréal; Researcher, Academic Health Center of the Université de Montréal