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EHR

  • White Paper on Governance of the Interoperable Electronic Health Record

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    01 May 2007

    This document describes key governance topics in context of evolving EHR needs, and needed structural to other considerations.

  • Information Sharing Agreements for Disclosure of EHR Data within Canada

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    01 January 2010

    Background paper for Privacy and EHR Information Flows in Canada: Common understandings of the Pan-Canadian Health Information Privacy Group, Version 2.0.

  • Tools for De-Identification of Personal Health Information

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    15 September 2009

    Background paper for Privacy and EHR Information Flows in Canada: Common understandings of the Pan-Canadian Health Information Privacy Group, Version 2.0.

  • Practices for the Review of Data Requests and the Disclosure of Health Information by Health Ministries and Large Data Custodians

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    15 June 2010

    Background paper for Privacy and EHR Information Flows in Canada: Common understandings of the Pan-Canadian Health Information Privacy Group, Version 2.0.

  • Trust Models for Health Information Exchange

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    01 January 2011

    Background paper for Privacy and EHR Information Flows in Canada: Common understandings of the Pan-Canadian Health Information Privacy Group, Version 2.0.

  • Value for Money: Making Canadian Health Care Stronger

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    12 February 2009

    A report from the Health Council of Canada that focuses on getting maximum value out of every health care dollar.

  • Drs. Lamb, Mielke & Teal, Hamilton, Ontario

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    22 May 2014

    Drs. Lamb, Mielke and Teal's family practice understands the value of having timely access to clinical information. With an electronic medical record and access to a regional electronic health record, which includes key information from local hospitals,...

  • Patient Safety Roundtable: Dr. Nicola Shaw

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    10 May 2007

    A presentation on promoting patient safety by Dr. Nicola Shaw of the Integrated Centre for Care Advancement through Research. A forerunner to publication of the EHR Patient Safety Report (Summary) .

  • Patient Safety Roundtable: Dr. Dean F. Sittig

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    10 May 2007

    A presentation on patient safety and EMR's by Dean F. Sittig, Ph.D., Director, Applied Research in Medical Informatics, Northwest Permanente. A forerunner to publication of the EHR Patient Safety Report (Summary) .

  • Shortened wait times

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    Waiting for specialized treatment and diagnosis is enhanced by electronic records that allow patients like Grace de Jong to access online information about wait times, getting her faster access to diagnostic testing.

  • Integration of the OLIS and SWODIN Viewers into Patient Electronic Records and the Benefits to Access of Patient Information

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    14 March 2016

    Grey Bruce Health Services (GBHS) launched the OLIS (Ontario Laboratories Information System) and SWODIN (South Western Ontario Diagnostic Imaging Network) Integration Projects to provide clinician access to lab results and x-rays in patient electronic...

  • Pan-Canadian Nursing EHR Business and Functional Elements Supporting Clinical Practice

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    13 June 2012

    A pan-Canadian nursing working group brought together nurse experts from across Canada to develop key EHR business and functional elements for nursing to support clinical practice. The reference document is intended to be informative rather than...

  • Team Roles for Conformance Testing

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    22 November 2010

    This brief case study highlights the need for the right combination of skills and expertise for jurisdictional conformance testing of Point of Service systems and provides an example composition of a Conformance Testing team.

  • EHR Patient Safety Report (Full)

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    10 May 2007

    This report discusses the results of an environmental scan examining the relationship(s) between EHRs and patient safety in Canada. This study was jointly conducted by the Integrated Centre for Care Advancement through Research, Canada Health Infoway,...

  • Patient Safety Roundtable: Dr. Mike Bainbridge

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    10 May 2007

    A presentation entitled Lessons from England by Dr. Mike Bainbridge, Clinical Architect, NHS. A forerunner to publication of the EHR Patient Safety Report.

  • A family doctor talks about his EMR system

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    In 2010, Dr. Michael Golbey adopted his electronic medical record (EMR) system. Dr. Golbey discusses the benefits of EMRs for patients, physicians, and staff: the liberation from paper records, ease and speed of communication resulting in faster...

  • Quebec patients benefit from Televisit service (in French only)

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    Televisit was launched in 2010 and now serves 26 pediatric and adult patients across various regions of Quebec. Financial support for the project was provided by Canada Health Infoway and the Ministère de la santé et des Services sociaux du Québec....

  • Telehealth programs benefit patients in remote areas of B.C.

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    The chief information officer for British Columbia’s Interior Health Authority, a TeleHome Care nurse, and a thoracic surgeon talk about their programs and how they benefit patients in remote areas of the province.

  • BE-7 & BE-9: Prince Edward Island Post Implementation Survey and Interview Analysis (2015)

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    31 March 2016

    This report is a follow-up to the original report from 2011. Prince Edward Island’s Clinical Information System (CIS) connects the province’s hospitals in a real-time exchange of clinically relevant patient information. An evaluation to assess the...

  • Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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    20 September 2012

    This companion document aims to address the most common questions that clinicians may have related to the implementation and use of information and communication technology in clinical practice. These FAQs will help prepare presenters to field questions...

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