Articles By Aaron Blair

hospital, doctor, nurse, health care

Having end of life conversations shouldn’t be alien to Ontarians

It was the mid 80’s and let’s face it North America was obsessed with aliens. To be fair, Close Encounters...

July 9th, 2017 Aaron Blair

Environmental health is here today – there’s no need to wait until the day after tomorrow

Environmental health is here! No, I am not referring to the environmental health that had Jake Gyllenhaal running around Manhattan...

February 28th, 2017 Aaron Blair

eHealth wisdom from an unlikely source: a late 80’s action movie.

There are some significant eHealth insights from the late, great actor Patrick Swayze. No, they are not related to parenting...

November 2nd, 2016 Aaron Blair

Primary care: eHealth in Ontario’s final data frontier

There is an age old debate amongst Star Trek fans: who was the better captain, Kirk or Picard? Regardless of...

July 26th, 2016 Aaron Blair
hospital, doctor, nurse, health care

It may be 2016, but it’s still Y2K for many hospitals in Ontario and the eHealth Impact

It was the mid-nineties and the Blue Jays had just won a World Series…twice, Ross loved Rachel, reality television wasn’t...

April 19th, 2016 Aaron Blair
Stethescope Health Check

The “EHR for all Ontarians” Progress Report

In 2009, amidst the numerous eHealth boondoggle stories and negative sentiment, I began writing a blog for ITWorld. In one...

January 27th, 2016 Aaron Blair