Canada Health Infoway's dedicated Executive Regional Directors work with project sponsors across Canada to help facilitate implementation of digital health projects.
As Quebec Executive Regional Director, Louise Beauchesne is responsible for establishing and maintaining business relationships with key decision-makers in the Quebec health sector.
In that capacity Louise has successfully promoted the use of electronic health records (EHR) in governments, health authorities and clinical practices and that has resulted in major investments in all clinical domains towards EHR implementation.
Louise has experience spanning more than 15 years in many aspects of information technology. For the last decade, she has focused on health information and her work has included strategic planning, information technology development and transition planning in both the public and private sectors.
Prior to joining Infoway, Louise worked for major information technology firms in Montreal including, most recently, Bell Canada. She has also participated in many program committees both for provincial and national health information technology conferences.
Louise holds a MBA from Hautes Études Commerciales of Montreal University and a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance from McGill University.
As Executive Regional Director for Western Canada, Jim Mickelson is based in Vancouver and leads Infoway operations in Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba, Saskatchewan, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and the Yukon.
Since joining Infoway in 2003, Jim has built and strengthened strategic relationships with partners in both the public and private sectors in support of Infoway’s mission. He works with Infoway’s public-sector partners to structure high-potential digital health projects for Infoway investment, and has managed a portfolio of more than $500 million invested in some 60 projects.
With senior experience in both the public and private sectors, Jim has provided leadership in the delivery of information technology and telecommunications projects throughout western Canada across industries as diverse as forestry, education, municipal government, public utilities and software development.
Jim holds an MBA from the University of Manitoba and a Bachelor of Journalism from Carleton University.
As Executive Regional Director for Ontario, Terry Moore is responsible for directing Infoway’s investment and project activities in the province, including accountability for identifying and securing new investments, project outcomes, risk management and quality assurance.
An information technology executive with more than 30 years of consulting and project management experience in the health care, retail, manufacturing and technology sectors, Terry joined Infoway as director, deployment planning and then moved up to program director, diagnostic imaging.
Terry has held a number of information technology-related posts in both the private and public sectors, including the Ontario Ministry of Community, Family and Children’s Services. He was responsible for implementing the Ontario Government Integrated Network Project for all 47 municipalities delivering social assistance on behalf of the province. He also held positions with Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, G&D Security Card System, SHL Systemhouse Inc., Canadian Tire Corporation, Ltd., and The Hudson’s Bay Company.