ITAC Health publishes White Paper – Accelerating the Adoption of Digital Health Technologies in CanadaNovember 13, 2018
New white paper shows immediate need for accelerating adoption of emerging digital health technology in Canada; consequences are significant to digital health innovation
- September 28, 2018
Lyle Bouvier has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Canada Health Infoway (Infoway).
Mr. Bouvier has more than 20 years of experience in public and private practice, as a litigation lawyer for the Department of Justice Canada, as a Federal Crown Counsel, ... Read more
- September 10, 2018
The Standards Council of Canada (SCC) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 SCC Awards, Canada’s national awards in standardization. These awards are presented every two years to inspiring individuals who dedicate their time and expertise in support of Canada’s national standardization network.
- 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