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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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What the Federal Budget 2009 Offers Canadian Small Businesses

Budget 2009 Direct Small Business Benefits Improving Access to Financing The government plan to get the sluggish lending industry moving again includes: Delivering $13 billion in additional financing by increasing the flexibility and capacities of the financial Crown corporations, the … Continue reading

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Ont. researchers tout cheap eHealth alternative

Free software is secure, creators say Last Updated: Friday, October 9, 2009 | 8:15 PM ET http://www.cbc.ca/canada/toronto/story/2009/10/09/mcmaster-medical-records-oscar674.html Researchers at Hamilton’s McMaster University say they have devised an electronic medical records system that can be implemented by physicians across Ontario for … Continue reading

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Oscar Medical Open Source EMR software

Sue Harris: Past Head of Family Practice, BC Children’s & Women’s Hospital & BC Family Physician of the Year 2008 “Over the last 9 years I have had personal experience with three different electronic medical records. There is no question … Continue reading

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Canadian Government Providing Assistance to Businesses in All Sectors to Invest in Computers

After going through all of the budget information I have pulled out the things that stand out for the small business, There is some much information on so many different pages, I have put together a run down of what … Continue reading

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