All posts by Helene Clement

Hélène Clément, RN, BScN, MHA, CPHIMS-CA, is the Executive Lead in Clinical Data Management Services at eHealth Ontario.

COACH HI Education: Innovation in Health Informatics/eHealth Education

Launched in 2013, the COACH Core HI Education program was initially architected and developed to prepare HI professionals for the Certified Professional in Healthcare Information Management and Systems – Canada (CPHIMS-CA) exam. The demands for knowledge development and enhancementby the membership resulted in expanding the scope and contents and making the program accessible to all. … Continue reading COACH HI Education: Innovation in Health Informatics/eHealth Education

New COACH Clinician Forum Launching at e-Health 2013

COACH understands, appreciates and provides encouragement for clinicians as strategic stakeholders in the association’s vision of Taking Health Informatics Mainstream. From the inception of the organization, our clinician colleagues within COACH, along with clinician professional associations and related organizations at the national and jurisdictional levels, have made important and enduring contributions to COACH products and … Continue reading New COACH Clinician Forum Launching at e-Health 2013

Celebrating 40 Years of COACH: A Dash Through the Decades

Six members grew to over 2,000 and 50 delegates at the inaugural COACH Conference jumped to over 1,500 at the 2015 e-Health Conference. COACH has come a long way in the past 40 years, bringing the adoption and use of computers and technology in health along with it. The founding Board of Directors, comprised of six talented, future thinkers, spearheaded the launch … Continue reading Celebrating 40 Years of COACH: A Dash Through the Decades

New Health Informatics Primer Developed by Clinicians for Clinicians!

The COACH Health Informatics PRIMER for Clinicians (thePrimer) is intended for new clinicians as well as those newly arrived to the world of health informatics (HI) through COACH. Published by the CCF: COACH Clinician Forum, thePrimer was written by clinicians for clinicians. If you are a healthcare provider considering a career in HI, this is … Continue reading New Health Informatics Primer Developed by Clinicians for Clinicians!