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  • MedInfo 2021 Call for Papers

    January 19, 2021






    The International Medical Informatics Association, IMIA, is pleased to announce the call for papers for MedInfo 2021 ‘One World, One Health: Global Partnership for Digital Innovation’.  Held every two years, MedInfo’s are considered the foremost International conference for the science and practice of biomedical and ...

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  • Ontario’s doctors make five recommendations to improve long-term care

    January 13, 2021

    TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2021 /CNW/ – Ontario’s doctors call on Premier Doug Ford to act quickly to combat forecasts there will be more deaths in long-term care homes in the current pandemic surge than in the first wave.

    Long-term care ...

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  • Toronto Hospital develops COVID-19 Patient Management System in 4 Days

    January 12, 2021

    Women’s College Hospital rapidly transformed its facility to accommodate patients infected with COVID-19.


    TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Women’s College Hospital (WCH), an outpatient hospital in Toronto made substantial changes to their facility and fast-tracked the development of a virtual care system. WCH turned to Couch & Associates to implement Salesforce’s COVID-19 Care Response Solution and build an online COVID-19 self-assessment tool.

    The system is fully ...

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  • Ontario Announces 13 New Ontario Health Teams

    November 18, 2020

    New approach will improve patient outcomes and support Ontario’s response to COVID-19

    November 18, 2020

    TORONTO — The Ontario government is providing $2.4 million to support an additional 13 Ontario Health Teams across the province to provide better, connected care to patients. These teams are a new way of delivering care that brings together health care providers ...

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  • Hamilton Health Sciences expanding instance of Epic to enable more integrated, patient-centred health care

    November 17, 2020

    HAMILTON, ON, Nov. 17, 2020 /CNW/ – Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) is taking the next step toward digital transformation by renewing its hospital information system (HIS). This multi-year project will enable significant advancements in the safety and efficiency of health service delivery at one of the province’s largest hospital networks.

     As ...
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  • The COVID-19 Experience: Canada Health Infoway Finds Canadians Trust and Have Come to Depend on Digital Health

    November 17, 2020

    New survey insights released to mark Digital Health Week 2020

    TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2020 /CNW/ – Canadians and health care providers have met the unprecedented challenge of the COVID-19 pandemic head-on by embracing change in the way health care is delivered — from in-person to virtual. This week is Digital Health ...

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  • Togetherall secures $10 million investment from FPE Capital

    November 9, 2020

    LONDONNov. 9, 2020 /CNW/ — Leading online mental health platform, Togetherall, has secured $10 million investment from software and services growth investor, FPE Capital LLP (FPE).

    The investment follows Togetherall’s accelerated expansion into the North American market, with a focus on US market growth, as well as continued growth across ...

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  • CHIMA is excited to announce a new partnership with SNOMED International

    October 28, 2020

    SNOMED International is a global not-for-profit organization that administers and develops SNOMED CT, the world’s most comprehensive clinical terminology. It’s a membership organization, currently representing 39 member countries around the world. They strive to determine the best global standards for health terminology and to engage with the global health care community to improve SNOMED CT ...

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