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Budget 2009 provides Canada Health Infoway with $500 million to support the goal of having 50 per cent of Canadians with an electronic health record by 2010.

Canada Health Infoway http://www.infoway-inforoute.ca/lang-en/ An efficient and effective health care system continues to be a top priority for Canadians. The implementation of health information systems in Canada, often referred to as electronic health records, is a critical element to achieving … Continue reading

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We are working on a local install of Oscar medical for Mac

We are in the process of developing a local install of Oscar Medical for OS X.  I’ll have more information as it becomes avaliable.   Thanks Macpablodesigns

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Electronic health records: potholes on the road to eHealth

Last Updated: Wednesday, May 27, 2009 | 3:53 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/health/story/2009/05/27/f-electronic-health-records.html Canadians are heavy users of the health-care system. Every year, there are 322 million office-based visits to the doctor. The vast majority of them — 94 per cent — … Continue reading

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EHealth scandal a $1B waste: auditor

Last Updated: Wednesday, October 7, 2009 | 8:10 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/canada/toronto/story/2009/10/07/ehealth-auditor.html?ref=rss&loomia_si=t0:a16:g2:r2:c0.0613188:b28226160 Ontario Auditor General Jim McCarter’s report on eHealth criticizes the agency for relying too much on consultants and for lacking strategic direction. (Frank Gunn/Canadian Press) A scathing report on … Continue reading

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