U.S. Institute of Health taps Canadian site for database

U.S. Institute of Health taps Canadian site for database

The U.S. National Institute of Health (NIH) and the National Library of Medicine have been trying to devise a system...

February 1st, 2012 jd speedy

Huge expansion for Ontario telehealth network

Huge expansion for Ontario telehealth network

One of the biggest telehealth networks in the world is weeks away from a major expansion of its availability in...

August 2nd, 2011 Howard Solomon

E-health raises issues of data management, privacy: panel

E-health raises issues of data management, privacy: panel

TORONTO—Currently, in Canada, 80 per cent of medical images exist in digital form as the health care industry continues to...

May 26th, 2011 Kathleen Lau

Toronto firm starts health-focused social media contest

Toronto firm starts health-focused social media contest

Canadian hospitals and medical centres now have an incentive to build or enhance their social media programs. Toronto-based IT services...

May 19th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

Manitoba off and running with e-health

Manitoba off and running with e-health

The Government of Manitoba has officially launched the first phase of its new e-health record system at seven health centres...

March 17th, 2011 Rafael Ruffolo

In Conversation: Michael Martineau on eHealth Ontario

In Conversation: Michael Martineau on eHealth Ontario

E-health consultant and commentator Michael Martineau recently sat in on an ITAC-sponsored event connecting the vendor community with new eHealth...

April 26th, 2010 ComputerWorld Canada staff

New eHealth Ontario CEO wants to rebuild image

New eHealth Ontario CEO wants to rebuild image

Newly appointed eHealth Ontario CEO Greg Reed wants not only to stabilize the organization from within, but also to improve its...

April 7th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

The state of e-health in Canada: IDC Canada

The state of e-health in Canada: IDC Canada

A recent snapshot by research firm IDC Canada Ltd. of the e-health landscape in Canada reveals a market that is...

January 28th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Canada

Canada

The best way to prevent wasteful spending and actually improve health care, according to Microsoft Corp.’s global e-health czar, is to...

December 4th, 2009 Rafael Ruffolo