These iPhones could save your life

These iPhones could save your life

An Alberta health-care organization is using iPhones to access—and, one day, update—patient data in the field to provide better care...

October 8th, 2008 Briony Smith

EMR systems offer advantages to physicians and patients

EMR systems offer advantages to physicians and patients

A Web-based electronic medical record system that grants a holistic view of patient care history has been certified by OntarioMD...

July 11th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Nightingale EMR system certified by OntarioMD

Nightingale EMR system certified by OntarioMD

A Web-based electronic medical record system that grants a holistic view of patient care history has been certified by OntarioMD...

July 9th, 2008 Kathleen Lau

Alberta health care cases highlight future privacy issues

Alberta health care cases highlight future privacy issues

Should people be able to hide abortions, AIDS, mental illness and other such touchy matters in their medical histories?The question...

June 6th, 2008 Rosie Lombardi

Opinion: RFID technology in health care – it’s not the end of privacy, it’s the beginning

Opinion: RFID technology in health care – it’s not the end of privacy, it’s the beginning

Health-care providers around the world are undergoing a digital transformation, harnessing information communication technologies such as Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)...

January 24th, 2008 Ann Cavoukian

Health networks boost digital imaging

Health networks boost digital imaging

When Dianne Beattie talks...

November 30th, 2007 Alex Binkley

Insurance provider urges smart, strategic SOA adoption

Insurance provider urges smart, strategic SOA adoption

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEAs more companies apply a service-oriented architecture approach to their IT systems, one user that became serious...

January 14th, 2007 China Martens

US fed ID mandate tests health insurers

US fed ID mandate tests health insurers

Ten years after HIPAA became a U.S. federal law, health insurersare scrambling to make changes to their IT systems in...

July 17th, 2006 Heather Havenstein

Choosing healthcare IT vendors

Choosing healthcare IT vendors

Innovation, reliability and accountability are three sought after qualities in healthcare IT vendors, a recent panel discussion in Toronto revealed....

October 2nd, 2005 Vanessa Ho