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  • COACH: Canada’s Health Informatics Association announces name change to Digital Health Canada

    November 13, 2017

    Digital Health Canada

    November 13, 2017 – TORONTO – COACH: Canada’s Health Informatics Association today announced that it will be changing its name to Digital Health Canada, effective November 30, 2017.

    “This is an exciting time for our members, our partners, our organization, and the Canadian ... Read more

  • MEDITECH Dually Certified under Canada Health Infoway’s Mark of Conformity

    October 17, 2017

    Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and MEDITECH announced that MEDITECH’s 6.x and Client/Server Electronic Health Record platforms, as well as its Patient and Consumer Health Portal, completed Infoway’s certification process.

    “We congratulate MEDITECH on achieving national class certification for two of its digital health solutions,” said Mark Nenadovic, Group Director, Emerging Technology and Certification Services, Canada ... Read more

  • Canadian co. rethinking healthcare expands through Akira acquisition

    September 19, 2017

    Right Health builds upon new healthcare model with acquisition of on-demand mobile healthcare platform

    Toronto – Right Health – a Toronto-based healthcare company, announced today the acquisition of Akira Medical, an on-demand mobile healthcare platform that provides Canadians with instant access to healthcare practitioners via text and video chat. The acquisition of Akira strengthens Right Health’s presence in Canada by providing responsive, ... Read more

  • Alberta Health Community Information Integration Program goes into production – System addresses information gap in patients’ provincial electronic health record linked with patient outcomes

    September 13, 2017

    Toronto, ON – September 13, 2017 – Orion Health (OHE: NZX/ASX), a leader in population health management and healthcare integration solutions, today announced that Alberta’s Community Information Integration (CII) Program has gone live. Patient information is now flowing from an early adopter primary care clinic, powered securely from a remote cloud infrastructure by Orion Health’s ... Read more

  • CHIMA Announces 2017/18 Board of Directors

    June 29, 2017

    The Canadian Health Information Management Association ( CHIMA) is pleased to announce its new Board of Directors for 2017/18.

    CHIMA is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Van Oort, MLT, CHIMA (ON), as Chair of the CHIMA Board of Directors. In addition, one (1) new Director has been elected to the CHIMA Board of Directors.  ... Read more

  • Hacking Mental Health in the Workplace Hackathon at e-Health 2017 Conference and Tradeshow

    June 27, 2017

    Toronto,  June 27, 2017 – Hacking Health returned this year to the e-Health Conference & Tradeshow (June 4-6, 2017) in collaboration with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Mental Health Commission of Canada (MHCC) to tackle one of Canada’s most pressing challenges: workplace mental health and wellbeing.

    Work stress and mental health are pressing ... Read more

  • New members elected to COACH Board of Directors

    June 26, 2017

    Toronto,  June 26, 2017 – The Members of COACH: Canada’s Health Informatics Association recently elected (from a group of ten candidates) four new Board Members. COACH welcomes Angela Copeland, Shiran Isaacksz, Ted Scott and Gillian Sweeney to the Board. The 2017-2018 COACH Board now consists of the following representatives:

    • President and Board Chair: Leon Salvail, President & CEO, Gevity ... Read more
    • ITAC Health Governance Committee Announces 2017 – 2018 Board of Directors

      June 9, 2017

      ITAC Health announces appointment of Susanne Flett, President of Healthtech Consultants, as Vice Chair and gives thanks to outgoing Board members

      Toronto (June 09, 2017) – ITAC Health Board approved the Board of Directors Slate for the 2017 to 2018 term at their recent Board meeting held on June 7, 2017 in Toronto, in conjunction with ... Read more