acquisition merger

Don’t find yourself up the creek! Follow the value stream to ensure a successful HIS implementation.

For HIS/EMR projects there is often an assumption that a technology implementation will inherently result in organizational improvement. This is...

June 5th, 2020 Aaron Blair

Personal health data remains secure after ransomware attack, says Saskatchewan’s eHealth CEO

The computer system storing confidential health data of the residents of Saskatchewan was attacked over the weekend, disrupting a number...

January 8th, 2020 Pragya Sehgal

Canada-Health-Infoway

Canada Health Infoway launches campaign to connect Canadians with digital health records

Today Canada Health Infoway launches a campaign, Access 2022, that will encourage health care systems across the country to provide...

November 14th, 2018 Brian Jackson

Medchart team 2017

Former Canada Health Infoway CTO joins startup that aims to finally take health records digital

Remember that episode of Seinfeld where Elaine confronts her doctor about her medical chart that labels her as "difficult?" In...

May 10th, 2018 Brian Jackson

OntarioMD connecting family doctors with specialists for an easier healthcare journey

It’s no secret that finding a doctor in Ontario can be a painstakingly long process, but finding a specialist is...

November 9th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

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

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

How private-public partnerships can drive innovation: ITAC Board of Governors keynote

This is an edited version of a speech given by Lydia Lee, Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer, University...

June 24th, 2016 Mudeeha Yousaf