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

IBM Wtason Health Unit healthcare, cloud, mobile

IBM partners with Apple, Canadian firm Medtronic, J&J

IBM Corp. is collaborating closely with Canadian medical technology and services firm Medtronic Canada Ltd., Apple Inc., and Johnson &...

April 14th, 2015 Nestor E. Arellano

Smart phones a smart way to monitor patients, conference told

Smart phones a smart way to monitor patients, conference told

Providing out-patients with monitoring systems tied to smart phones so they can report progress to doctors is a good call, according...

January 31st, 2013

CGI scores $46 million for Ontario

CGI scores $46 million for Ontario

The organization tasked with creating an electronic health records system for all Ontario residents is dishing out $46.2 million to...

August 9th, 2010 Rafael Ruffolo

EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Jim McCarter

EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Jim McCarter

Over the summer, there was a storm of controversy over spending at eHealth Ontario, charged with delivering the province's electronic...

November 10th, 2009 Dave Webb

SAS launches BI system for Canadian health care

SAS launches BI system for Canadian health care

SAS Institute Inc. launched SAS Data Integration for Health Care, a business intelligence system for the Canadian health-care industry based...

May 18th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Health care pros debate interoperability standards

Health care pros debate interoperability standards

IT leaders this week debated which standards should be used to build interoperable health information systems - an effort complicated...

March 1st, 2007 Deni Connor

Vendor EHR networks get prime time debut

Vendor EHR networks get prime time debut

Four vendors on Tuesday demonstrated electronic health records (EHR) and showed off their prototypes to the U.S. Department of Health...

January 23rd, 2007 Grant Gross

Search for e-health czar a drag

Search for e-health czar a drag

The search for a new point person to head the national effort to foster the use of electronic health records...

July 30th, 2006 Heather Havenstein