Cyberattack on LifeLabs puts private information of millions of Canadians at risk 

Laboratory testing company LifeLabs says a cyberattack that involved unauthorized access to its computer systems has put the private information...

December 17th, 2019 Pragya Sehgal

Paving the way for the future of healthcare

You don’t drive a Ferrari Enzo on a dirt road. Equally, you can’t take a state-of-the-art digital clinical processes like...

November 25th, 2019 Suzanne Robicheau

Google publicizes Ascension partnership after healthcare data reveal

Google has unveiled its partnership with Ascension, one of U.S.’s largest healthcare providers, hours after a Wall Street Journal article...

November 12th, 2019 Tom Li

Preparing for the second wave of digital era change

The healthcare industry has historically lagged behind when it comes to adopting new technology. Change is in the air, however,...

November 7th, 2019 Glenn Weir

Canadian municipalities are on an island fighting ransomware, and hackers are barely trying

Ransomware reared its ugly head many times this year, but as the barrier to entry for deploying ransomware becomes frighteningly...

October 30th, 2019 Alex Coop

Doctor using a digital tablet PC.

PrecribeIT announces agreement with Intrahealth Canada

PrescribeIT, Canada Health Infoway’s e-prescription service, announced it has reached an agreement with Intrahealth Canada Ltd. to add to its...

June 20th, 2019 Buckley Smith

Leveraging technology to manage healthcare at home

In the same week that national newspapers decried a crisis in healthcare, quieter news spelled hope for those concerned with...

May 28th, 2019 Suzanne Robicheau

Patient-centred healthcare

IBM and Boehringer Ingelheim partner on blockchain for clinical trials

Boehringer Ingelheim (Canada) Ltd. (BI) and IBM Canada are partnering to make clinical trials safer and more efficient through the...

March 22nd, 2019 Lynn Greiner

Healthcare organizations and DNS as a layer of defence and intelligence

Mark Gaudet from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA) bears some grim news about Canadian healthcare organizations today. The move...

March 21st, 2019 Glenn Weir