- November 14, 2016
The Consulate General of Canada in Chicago successfully partnered in 2016 with the Chicago Innovation Mentors (CIM) to provide a comprehensive mentoring program for three Canadian life science and healthcare entrepreneurs.
It is our pleasure to announce that the program has been renewed for 2017 with our new partner the province of Ontario. The Consulate will ... Read more
We Need to Talk About Digital Health – Canadians asked to join the conversation during digital health week, November 14‐20November 10, 2016
November 10, 2016 (Toronto) – During Digital Health Week (November 14 to 20, 2016), dozens of health care organizations from across Canada want Canadians to join the conversation about how digital health use is improving the patient experience.
“Over the last two years, the number ... Read more
- September 12, 2016
Don’t miss your chance to engage with Canada’s digital health community. Join the Engaged Patient Challenge and submit your entry before September 19, for your chance to receive complimentary registration and travel to the 2016 Infoway Partnership Conference and a confirmed spot ... Read more
Job Opportunity – Assistant Teaching Professor – University of Victoria, SHIS – application deadline Oct. 3, 2016September 12, 2016
Assistant Teaching Professor (Limited Term – 2 years, 0.5 FTE/Half-time position)
School of Health Information Science, Faculty of Human and Social Development
September 07, 2016 – The School of Health Information Science invites applications for the position of Assistant Teaching Professor (2 year limited term, half-time position), effective January 1, 2017 or as negotiated.
The ... Read more
- September 12, 2016
September 12, 2016 – Defendants begin their opening arguments Monday, September 12th; Intervenors to begin later this week.
Lawyers representing the defendants and intervenor groups in Cambie Corporation’s lawsuit against Canadian health care will present their opening arguments this week at the Supreme Court of BC beginning Monday, September 12.
Canadian Doctors for Medicare and the BC ... Read more
- August 16, 2016
August 16, 2016 (Toronto) – Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) is inviting the digital health community to provide feedback on national privacy and security requirements as part of the final phase of its harmonization project to enhance the value of certification services in Canada.
The privacy and security harmonization project undertaken by Infoway is part of ... Read more
Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) today confirms the safety and accuracy of CoaguChek PT/INR devices for use by healthcare professionals at the point of care and by patients who test at home.July 15, 2016
INDIANAPOLIS, July 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Point-of-care and patient self-testing (PST) are growing standards of care for patients requiring regular PT/INR tests for warfarin therapy. These convenient forms of testing help patients adhere to their prescribed testing frequency and healthcare professionals make more timely treatment decisions. Patients who adhere to their testing schedule spend more ... Read more
- July 15, 2016
July 15, 2016 (Toronto) – A Request for Expression Of Interest (REOI) was issued by Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) today, inviting private sector organizations and the health care industry to demonstrate their interest in assisting in the creation and/or the operation of PrescribeIT, Canada’s new e-prescribing service.
The REOI provides timelines and lays out opportunities ... Read more