Canada Health Infoway - health data

There’s a war for your data and health care is next

By Abigail Carter-Langford, executive director of health information governance & chief privacy officer at Canada Health Infoway As consumers, we...

November 22nd, 2018 IT World Canada Team

The Business Leadership Podcast: Dr. Laura Lee Copeland MD HealthTech

Mindfulness has been a buzzword for this year. Can business leaders practice being mindful? Will it benefit their organization? All...

September 19th, 2018 Edwin Frondozo

Ontario hospital’s exposure of tens of thousands of unused IP addresses was risky, says study

An Ontario hospital last fall accounted for over three quarters of the exposed and unusued IP addresses or connected devices among...

April 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian healthcare apps set to take off with encryption as a service

A new mobile security service might be just what the doctor ordered for healthcare organizations that are struggling to launch...

Sponsored By: TELUS

Leveraging big data in the healthcare industry

Many would say medicine entered the digital age on June 26, 2000, when US President Bill Clinton and UK Prime...

Sponsored By: IBM

A prescription for the healthcare data blues

Information overload is a recognized problem in the military. The disease has spread from fighter pilots who find themselves losing...

Sponsored By: IBM

IBM testing blockchain-powered medical care for U.S. patients

Blockchain technology hasn't taken over the world yet, but IBM Corp. thinks it might be key to delivering more secure,...

January 16th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Canada’s healthcare industry making waves in country’s share of tech developers

Canada’s healthcare industry is contributing greatly to the country’s share of tech developers. Between 2015 and 2017, the healthcare industry’s...

January 2nd, 2017 Alex Coop

Patient-centred healthcare

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