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The function of Saskatchewan’s EHR is to “give authorized healthcare providers rapid access to patients’ pertinent, up-to-date health information to support clinical decision-making and case management. A shared patient-centric health record will provide a longitudinal view of an individual’s key health history and care”

In October 2009, the Saskatchewan Ministry of Health (MOH) released the findings and recommendations of the Saskatchewan Patient First Review, For Patients’ Sake. It provides a comprehensive description and analysis of the strengths and weaknesses of the health system in Saskatchewan, the birthplace of Canada’s Medicare system for healthcare delivery and funding. The Review, which consisted of patient experience and administrative components, concluded with the Commissioner’s 16 Recommendations, which were organized under nine major topics



This entry was posted on Thursday, January 14th, 2016 at 6:00 am and is filed under Throw Back Thursday (TBT).