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  • Environmental Scan: Statutory Provisions Relating to Rights of Minors

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    02 June 2016

    This document provides selected statutory provisions by jurisdiction related to rights of minors in health information, health care and social services issues. This document is available in English only.

  • Environmental Scan: Processes to Enable Adolescent Access to Personal Health Records

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    02 June 2016

    This document focuses on the findings of an environmental scan, including a literature review and key informant interviews, conducted to better understand how jurisdictions within Canada, other countries, organizations and associations manage or...

  • Telehomecare Reduces ER Use and Hospitalizations at William OslerHealth System

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    21 April 2016

    The report for the Ontario Telemedicine Network’s Telehomecare initiative shows that telehomecare can be a model of care that connects patients to their healthcare teams in real time, which can shift the health system from expensive hospital-based acute...

  • Bridging Distances through Telehealth Helps Both Patients and the Health Care System

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    Posted on April 19, 2016 by Shelagh Maloney Geography doesn’t have to be a factor anymore in the level of care a patient receives, and that’s good for both patients and the health care system. Take the case of Dr. Dylan Blacquiere, a stroke neurologist...

  • Wendy’s Story: Living Well with Telehomecare (Remote Patient Monitoring)

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    7 April 2016 Wendy is an artist in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan who has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). She says telehomecare (remote patient monitoring) is a “Godsend” that provides people like her with the care and support they need, in their...

  • Dana and Brittany’s Story: The Benefits of Telehomecare (Remote Patient Monitoring)

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    7 April 2016 Dana Higgins and Brittany Kachur are nurses in the Saskatoon Health Region’s LiveWell Chronic Disease Management COPD Program who provided care to patients in a remote patient monitoring program, known in some parts of the country as...

  • Donna Goodridge’s Story: Better Care for Patients with Chronic Diseases

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    7 April 2016 Donna Goodridge managed a remote patient monitoring program for the Saskatoon Health Region’s LiveWell Chronic Disease Management COPD Program. She says this telehomecare initiative offers tremendous benefits to patients who have chronic...

  • Darcy Marciniuk’s Story: Improving Patient Care

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    7 April 2016 As Medical Director of the Saskatoon Health Region’s LiveWell Chronic Disease Management COPD Program, Dr. Darcy Marciniuk says digital health has tremendous potential to improve patient care.

  • Digital Health in Saskatchewan: The Benefits of Telehomecare (Remote Patient Monitoring)

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    7 April 2016 A telehomecare (remote patient monitoring) program helped patients in the Saskatoon Health Region’s LiveWell program manage their chronic conditions while staying in their own homes. We hear from one of those patients, as well as the two...

  • Digital Health in Saskatchewan: Living Well with Telehomecare (Remote Patient Monitoring)

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    7 April 2016 Wendy Waters is an artist in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan who has chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). She says telehomecare (remote patient monitoring) helped her manage her condition and gave her the care and support she needed...

  • Benefit Evaluation of the Wel-Tel Program: Patient‐Centered Monitoring Summary

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    16 February 2016

    This document provides a condensed and visual representation of the University of British Columbia report on the WelTel mHealth Program . The report was funded by Infoway.

  • Benefit Evaluation of the Wel-Tel Program: Patient‐Centered Monitoring

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    29 January 2016

    This University of British Columbia (UBC) report examines quality of care and efficiency benefits for patients and providers using a mobile health (mHealth) tool for chronic disease management. The project uses text messaging to promote self-care and...

  • Evaluation of the Multi-Jurisdictional Telepathology Project Phase 1: Survey Results from Ontario

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    03 December 2015

    The Multi-Jurisdictional Telepathology Project represents the first phase in the development of a Pan-Canadian Digital Pathology Network. As of 2014, Ontario successfully realized the implementation of a telepathology network that connected northern...

  • The COACH CTF Canadian Telehealth Report

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    The COACH CTF Canadian Telehealth Report is a biennial survey-based publication that provides jurisdiction-specific information on available, telehealth programs, services and outcomes, as well as future-oriented trends across Canada. This report is...

  • Impacts of Direct Patient Access to Laboratory Results – Final Report

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    05 August 2015

    This study examines the impact of providing patients with direct access to their lab results as soon as they are available. The findings include improved satisfaction, more timely access, no increase in anxiety, and fewer calls to physician offices....

  • Telehealth Saves Dr. Picard’s Patients from Hours of Travel

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    Posted on May 29, 2015 by Shelagh Maloney No one likes taking time from their busy lives to go to the doctor’s office. Imagine if that trip required hours of travel? Worse still, imagine making that trip while dealing with pain and mobility issues...

  • Dr. Leo Picard’s Story: Connecting with Patients Remotely

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    Dr. Leo Picard, a rheumatologist in Moncton, New Brunswick, implemented video consulting in his practice in order to provide timely care and follow-up consultations to his patients in remote areas.

  • Reducing Hospital Visits with Remote Patient Care

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    Remote Patient Care (RPC) enables patients and their health care providers to be connected with technology. Learn more about how RPC is changing the way health care is delivered in Canada.

  • Patients Online: Whither from Here?

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    There has been a growing interest in patient-centred care, rapid technology development, increasing adoption of digital health by clinicians and consumers and a vibrant dialogue about the associated policy implications and options. In this response, the...

  • LEADing Practices: Arle Jones & Amanda Condon Digital Health in Canada Interview 2014

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    Hear from the LEADing Practice award recipients - recorded at the 2014 Advancing Care Peer Leader Symposium, hosted by Canada Health Infoway: Arle Jones & Amanda Condon discuss the benefits of a collaboration between home care and primary care teams.


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