- June 6, 2018
The Canadian Health Informatics Award (CHIA) honours the digital health leaders and visionaries who are reimagining healthcare delivery in Canada today.
The following CHIA Winners were announced at the CHIA Gala in Vancouver on May 28, 2018:
Payal Agarwal, Innovation Fellow at Women’s College ... Read more
- May 30, 2018
ITAC Health announces appointment of Susanne Flett, President of Healthtech Consultants, as Chair and David Thomas, TELUS Health, as Vice Chair
Vancouver (May 30, 2018) – ITAC Health Board approved the Board of Directors Slate for the 2018 to 2019 term at their recent Board meeting held on May 30, 2018 in Vancouver, in conjunction with ... Read more
Assistant Teaching Professor, School of Health Information Science, Faculty of Human and Social DevelopmentApril 9, 2018
Faculty of Human and Social Development | School of Health Information Science
The School of Health Information Science invites applications for the position of Assistant Teaching Professor effective July 1, 2018 or as negotiated.
The ... Read more
- April 4, 2018
$1 billion in health system savings in 2017, equivalent to 5.6 million emergency department visits
April 4, 2018 (Toronto) – Thanks to investments in digital health, Canada’s health system is becoming less fragmented, allowing clinicians better access to more information. This growing access to connected health information in Canada is producing significant financial and time savings benefits ... Read more
- March 6, 2018
Las Vegas, Nevada., March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The spirit of health and well-being is core to the founding principles of the Olympic Games and heralds the tenets of sustainable social development within each host and participating country. With the ambitious goal ... Read more
- March 5, 2018
TORONTO, ON, March 05, 2018 – Healthtech Consultants is embarking on Canada’s first full MEDITECH 6.1 READY implementation. Wave One of this project will see three hospitals achieve HIMSS Stage 6 in 15 months, using Clinical and Financial application standards recently developed by a group of 24 hospitals. These three hospitals will be the first ... Read more
- February 22, 2018
Fast track your next career move by upgrading your skill set to include terminology standards!
A new graduate certificate program in Health Terminology Standards is being offered in fall 2018 at UVic’s School of Health Information Science in partnership with eHealth Ontario, Gevity Consulting, and RKL Health Informatics. The program is intended to help meet national ... Read more
VitalHub Subsidiary B Sharp Technologies Signs Strategic Deal to Provide More Children Access to Critical Mental Health Support in CanadaJanuary 24, 2018
TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — B Sharp Technologies, a subsidiary of VitalHub Corp. (“VitalHub”) (TSXV:VHI), has signed a strategic reseller agreement with TELUS Health to distribute a white-labelled version of its mental health software platform, B Care, across Canada. Under the reseller agreement, TELUS Health ... Read more