Will salvation of Canada’s healthcare system come through increased use of electronic health records (EHRs) and other ehealth technology?

Canada Health Infoway (CHI) is investing billions in the architecture for a national electronic health record (EHR) system, which will likely be in place in most provinces by 2015, says Wayne Gudbranson, CEO of The Branham Group, an Ottawa-based technology research firm.

“Healthcare will change dramatically over the next five years,” he says.