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2019 Infoway Partnership Conference

Join us at the 2019 Infoway Partnership Conference taking place November 12-13, 2019 in Ottawa.

Health Care Professionals

Canadian child crisis text support lines in need of volunteers

Both Kids Help Phone and Bullying Canada are short on volunteers so they have put out a call for “texting buddies” to help.

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Video: How Telemedicine is Helping with the Opioid Crisis

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Province invests $250,000 for first responder mental health

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Nurses are well-positioned to lead innovation and digital transformation

Health Care Professionals

B.C. Launches Medical Alert Bracelet Program For Kids With Mental Illnesses

Industry

Lobby Wrap: Balsille’s Centre for Digital Rights calls for national data strategy

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Wellness at your fingertips

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Hospitals are outsourcing and moving IT to the cloud

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Telemedicine improves care, keeps patients in place at skilled nursing facility

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Virtual house calls bring care to marginalized patients in Hamilton

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Investigating data accessibility of personal health apps

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Role of provider encouragement on patient engagement via online portals

This study sought to examine whether provider encouragement is associated with improvements in engaging patients using online portals.

Industry

Wired Different

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Use of digital health activity trackers linked to better medication adherence: study

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App eases patient-doctor communication during office visit

A new mobile app from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality aims to help patients prepare questions for physician appointments.

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Israeli health-tech accelerator is reaching out to Canadian medical centres

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CAMH expands its information system, creates portal for patients

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Why Your Health Data Matters

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Free mental health service coming for B.C. parents of kids with anxiety

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How this Canadian hospital is embracing health IT

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When it comes to our mental health, don’t forget the social media connection

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Quebec College of Family Physicians (CQMF) Symposium on Innovations

May 31

This event, which brings together more than 200 participants, allows clinical leaders, innovators, and influencers, named for the...

Government

National Health Leadership Conference

June 10-11

Industry

Health Vision 20/20 Conference

June 20

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e-Health Conference

May 26-29

This year’s e-Health Conference will take place May 26-29 in Toronto.

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Digital Health Week

November 11-17

Working together, Canadians, health care practitioners and industry can transform health care.

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