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2019 Infoway Partnership Conference

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

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Video: How digital tools can alleviate the stigma of mental health issues

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Ottawa Hospital to use 3D VR in brain surgery

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HRM adds North West Health Alliance hospitals for more integrated care for north west Ontario patients

Northwest Ontario physicians can now receive their patients’ reports from hospitals across Ontario for more integrated patient care

Patients

House of Sophrosyne offers virtual programs for future patients waiting for care

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Implementation best practices: Making interoperability work

Patients

Mackenzie Health to install ‘smart’ systems at patient bedsides

Mackenzie Health is investing in “smart” interactive bedside systems for patient rooms at its new hospital, called Mackenzie Vaughan.

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Pharmacists now able to provide more services to Islanders

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Sparking a Digital Revolution within Canada’s Health System

Patients

New B.C. care plan for mental health and addictions aimed at young people

Patients

Patients will use health wearables to reduce trips to the doctor: survey

Health Care Professionals

EDITORIAL: Seniors care system overload

Atlantic Canada’s long-term care system is buckling under the weight of demand.

Health Care Professionals

Ontario health report recommends more virtual visits, sharing ER wait times

Patients

Vancouver-based app facilitates mental health conversations

Health Care Professionals

PrecribeIT™ announces agreement with Intrahealth Canada

Patients

Preparing our health system for truly patient-centric care

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RNs could start training for writing prescriptions as early as January

'It's a good utilization of our resources,' says Janet Hazelton, president of the Nova Scotia Nurses' Union

Industry

The Canadian Health Informatics Award winners for 2019

Patients

Technology is the Prescription for Better Health Care

Patients

The Digital Health Revolution Begins Now

Michael Greenexplains how we can ensure digital health solutions will transform health outcomes for Canadians.

Industry

International organization recognizes Saskatchewan data expert

Lorie Carey, CIM P.Mgr, received the 2019 LOINC Award for Distinguished Contributions at this year's LOINC Laboratory Committee Meeting.

Health Care Professionals

New Zealand’s Health Ministry encourages GPs to give patients access to medical notes

Health Care Professionals

Machine learning model helps to predict hospital readmissions

Industry

Accenture: AI, blockchain will have 'transformational' impact in next 3 years

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PrescribeIT™ Welcomes Intrahealth as New EMR Vendor

Health Care Professionals

$40M to upgrade B.C. First Nations’ addiction and mental health treatment centres

In the midst of a “public health epidemic,” $40 million is being dedicated to upgrade First Nations treatment centres in B.C.

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Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association launches virtual care strategy

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