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Orion Health

Patient Engagement and Virtual Care, Proceed with Caution

Introduction Virtual Care has been highlighted by ITAC Health and other Canadian leaders, published via their strategy plans, journal articles, blogs and conference presentations as an emerging digital technology that will have significant impact to reshape Canadian’s health care1. However, VIRTUAL CARE layered on top of current, publicly funded Canadian healthcare processes and associated information … Continue reading Patient Engagement and Virtual Care, Proceed with Caution

Coming soon: “Canada and Shared Information Governance (expanding on Governance Standards) – Steps Enabling Canada’s Digital Health Eco-System”

It is no secret for those of us who have been engaged in designing, implementing, assessing, and reorganizing, that healthcare governance — especially governance focused on sharing health information (and data) — is not easy to accomplish. This is especially the case when the scope of information sharing governance expands beyond the walls of a … Continue reading Coming soon: “Canada and Shared Information Governance (expanding on Governance Standards) – Steps Enabling Canada’s Digital Health Eco-System”