Vol. 20, No. 3, 2017



From the Editors


ICES Report

Ethnic Differences in Mental Health and Race-Based Data Collection

Maria Chiu


CIHI Survey

Unnecessary Care in Canada

Katerina Gapanenko, David Lam, Michelle Parker, Jennifer D'Silva and Tracy Johnson



Physician Remuneration for Remote Consults: An Overview of Approaches across Canada

Kelly Stanistreet, Jenn Verma, Kirby Kirvan, Neil Drimer and Clare Liddy


The Ted Freedman Award for Innovation in Education 2017


Digital Technologies in Healthcare

A Model for Developing Clinical Analytics Capacity: Closing the Loops on Outcomes to Optimize Quality    

Corinne Eggert, Kenneth Moselle, Denis Protti and Dale Sanders


Clinical Documentation in an Era of Increasing Transparency: The Impact of Electronic Portals on Care    

Joanne Maxwell, Keith Adamson, Amir Karmali and Lee Verweel


Partnering with Patients: The Toronto Central LHIN Telehomecare Experience    

Josie Barbita and Susana Neves-Silva


Using Mobile Apps to Communicate Vaccination Records: A City-wide Evaluation with A National Immunization App, Maternal Child Registry and Public Health Authorities    

Katherine M. Atkinson, Ziad El-Khatib, Geoffery Barnum, Cameron Bell, Marie-Claude Turcotte, Malia S.Q. Murphy, Mari Teitelbaum, Pranesh Chakraborty, Lucie Laflamme and Kumanan Wilson


Monitoring Receptivity to Online Health Messages by Tracking Daily Web Traffic Engagement Patterns: A Review of More than 13 Million US Web Exposures over 1,235 Days    

Neil Seeman and Bob Seeman


Health Workforce Planning

Interprofessional Education for Internationally Educated Health Professionals: Pathways to Licensure    

Ruby Emily Grymonpre, Mubashir Aslam Arain, Lesley Ann Bainbridge, Siegrid Deutschlander, Elizabeth Louise Harrison, Ruth A. Koenig, Máire McAdams, Grace Maureen Mickelson and Esther Suter


Caring for Seniors

Improving Care Experiences, Efficiencies and Quality of Care for Seniors in Alberta     

Marjan Abbasi, Sheny Khera, Julia Dabravolskaj and Linda Xia


Quality Improvement

Code Grey: Stained Surgical Instruments and Their Impact on One Canadian Health Authority    

Rob Kean, Ron Johnson and Michael Doyle


Coding Accuracy for Outpatient Ophthalmic Surgery: St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton    

Nina Ahuja


Going Beyond the 9-1-1 Call – What BC Emergency Health Services is doing to Improve Timely Access to Emergency Care    

Kerry Campbell, Jessica Jaiven, Kimberly Banfield, Corinne Begg, Janice Butler and Leanne Thain


Healthcare Quarterly





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