SAP partners with Vancouver health care data startup

As more medical devices become network enabled they are expected to generate reams of data that need to be analyzed...

December 9th, 2013 Howard Solomon

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Canadian health care analytics ‘still in teen years,’ conference told

In southern Ontario a number of local health authorities are pooling data on millions of patients to create a huge...

December 3rd, 2013 Howard Solomon

Ontario hospital learns that bandaging IT doesn’t work

There's an old British saying that goes 'penny wise and pound foolish.' A southern Ontario hospital found that out the...

December 2nd, 2013 Howard Solomon

From giving blood to donating data

From giving blood to donating data

The increasing importance of big data and analytics is changing the face of health care.The interaction between health and information,...

June 19th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Ottawa nurses cut out middle man with UC system

Ottawa nurses cut out middle man with UC system

The University of Ottawa Heart Institute (UOHI) has been able to significantly shorten the time it takes for its nurses...

May 9th, 2013

The limits to telehealth

The limits to telehealth

The marriage of medicine and the Internet to create telehealth has fostered a mini-industry around the world with seemingly boundless...

March 12th, 2013 Howard Solomon

Clinicians urged to dive deeper into analytics

Clinicians urged to dive deeper into analytics

Analytics is a staple of most Canadian industries. But it has yet to make a serious dent in one sector...

December 5th, 2012 Howard Solomon

The beating heart of health care analytics

The beating heart of health care analytics

The human body is still a more complex machine than any computer in the world. But researchers in Canada are...

November 7th, 2012 brian bloom

Rx for iPads: More healthcare IT support needed

Rx for iPads: More healthcare IT support needed

FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -- Plenty of doctors are using Apple Inc.'s iPads, but not many of the tablet computers are outfitted...

February 15th, 2012 John Cox