Notes

Bringing the Technology Revolution to Health Care: Why EMR Adoption is Necessary, but not Sufficient

"92% of medical offices in Canada have fewer than 6 physicians; smaller offices are less likely to invest in EMRs.In addition to financial assistance, meaningful adoption of technology in small and rural practices will require hands-on training and support. The US created a Health IT Extension Program that delivered subsidized technical assistance to these practices, and ensured that a digital divide did not widen."

Read more from Dr.Farzad Mostashari 

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Spotlight

Aspiring to a new standard of healthcare for Canada

The fragmentation of health information is a major inhibitor of collaboration between health providers. Download the full report here.

Events

Breakfast with the Chiefs - Thursday, January 22, 2015 - Toronto, ON

Can innovation (1) improve care for patients (2) strengthen the healthcare system and (3) save money?

Dr. Jack Kitts, Dr. Barry McLellan, Dr. Kevin Smith and Leslee Thompson

 

 


 

 

 

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