Archive for the ‘Longwoods Online’ Category

Getting the most out of your integration investments

Friday, June 15th, 2018

Historically, integration of patients’ health data and information was confined to the walls of their healthcare organization. Today, hospitals, Family Health Teams (FHT) and leaders in the healthcare space recognize that it is vitally important to integrate aspects of their patient’s health data. Spanning the continuum of care, beyond those walls of a single healthcare [...]

This is Long-Term Care 2018

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

TORONTO, May 8, 2018 /CNW/ – With the Ontario election less than four weeks away, and all eyes looking to the parties’ plans to improve the province’s most pressing issues, the Ontario Long Term Care Association released its annual report, This is Long-Term Care 2018, which highlights the increasing care needs of residents and the compassionate care that long-term [...]

March 2018 Independent Performance Evaluation, Canada Health Infoway

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Executive Summary of the Final Report Findings, Conclusions and Observations Relevance Findings – Addressing and Being Responsive to a Demonstrable Need Similar to the findings in previous evaluations of Infoway’s funding agreements, there continued to be a need for a national, multi-jurisdictional approach to eHealth in Canada, and to have a pan-Canadian organization such as [...]

e-Health 2018 Conference

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

  e-Health 2018 Conference: Celebrate, Grow & Inspire Bold Action in Canada’s Digital Health Community As Canada’s largest national digital health event, the e-Health Conference and Tradeshow brings together passionate individuals from across the country to learn from leading digital health professionals and innovators from Canada and around the world. The conference offers top-quality learning and [...]

Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC) – Annual Report 2016-2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Mobilizing positive change – Improving cancer control in Canada  Canada is one of the few countries in the world to implement a robust national cancer strategy. As steward of the Canadian Strategy for Cancer Control, the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer has worked with hundreds of stakeholders across the country to build a coordinated, national approach [...]

Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) – Annual Report Highlights 2016-2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Collaboration and Shared Leadership As a national patient safety and quality organization, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute has established pan-Canadian partnerships with national organizations interested in advancing patient safety, and has developed a strong reputation and relationship with other jurisdictions and international organizations. By cultivating and sharing knowledge, the Canadian Patient Safety Institute effectively utilizes [...]

Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) – Annual Report 2016-2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Continuing to Make Progress for Canadians  Infoway is committed to openness and transparency in reporting about digital health progress resulting from investments made with taxpayers’ funds. Since 2001, the federal government has provided Infoway with $2.15 billion in six separate grants. Infoway has used these funds to co-invest in 436 projects with the provinces, territories [...]

Canadian Foundation for Healthcare Improvement (CFHI) – Annual Report 2016-2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

CFHI’S STRATEGY 2016‒2017 Goals and objectives Execute, analyze, evaluate and communicate widely the results of CFHI’s improvement collaboratives. Create opportunities and strategic partnerships to move from spread of improvement to scale up, including analysis of policy changes to enable the scale up of innovation. Deliver CFHI’s EXTRA program. Analyze, evaluate and disseminate widely improvement project [...]

Canadian Institute for Health Information (CIHI) – Annual Report 2016–2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

Shaping CIHI’s Future — A Commitment to Action A global view International comparisons at CIHI  How does Canada fare in relation to international benchmarks and targets? Which countries have the best results and how can we learn from them? It’s our job to help answer these questions. International Comparisons at CIHI, released in February, provides [...]

Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health (CADTH) – At a Glance 2016-2017

Monday, April 2nd, 2018

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