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Take Part in the Health Terminologies Community Leader Nomination

Are you passionate about having your health information available electronically? Terminology is key to shape the success of moving from health silos to true interoperability.

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HL7 Affiliate Chair Election 2018-2019

Get involved and lend your talents to enabling better patient care. Nominations for the HL7 Canada Chair is open until June 22, 2018.

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Webinar: Current and potential value of Canadians’ secure access to their health information and digital health e-services

In collaboration with the Social Research Demonstration and Corporation (SRDC), Infoway recently completed a comprehensive study to estimate the evidence-based value of citizen access to their health information and a set of digital health e-services.

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April Releases of Subsets and SNOMED CT Canadian Edition

Be sure to check the Terminology Gateway for the latest release of a number of subsets based on the new version of the SNOMED CT Canadian Edition.

Canada Health Infoway Teams up with Kids Help Phone to Provide Crisis Support Via Text

Canada Health Infoway and Kids Help Phone have formed a partnership to help expand the reach of Crisis Text Line powered by Kids Help Phone. The text line will soon enable people in crisis to receive help nationwide by texting a short-code to connect with a trained volunteer Crisis Responder.

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Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story at the 2018 Infoway Partnership Conference

Greg Price was diagnosed with testicular cancer, and ultimately succumbed to a blood clot. Throughout Greg’s journey, there were a number gaps in his continuity of care leading to delays in treatment, which may have contributed to his untimely passing.

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Standards Webinar June 13: Introduction to the Canadian Clinical Drug Data Set

This beginner level session is for anyone interested in learning how the Canadian Clinical Drug Data Set will be part of the Infoway PrescribeITTM solution to enable the safe and secure electronic ordering of prescription medications in Canada.

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Study: Diffusion of the Digital Health Self-Tracking Movement in Canada

This study, published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research, examines the diffusion of the digital self-tracking movement in Canada, where a quarter of all Canadians currently owns a wearable or smart medical device.

Medication Adherence Monitoring: Implications for Patients and Providers

With the advent of electronic methods of medication adherence monitoring, this ethical dilemma now involves a new layer of complexity. This paper presents two scenarios encountered in clinical practice that reflect issues occurring regularly in the Canadian healthcare system.

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Standards webinar, May 16: National Nursing Data Standards

Clinicians, primary health care professionals and informatics specialists who participate will learn about standardized clinical content, electronic sharing and more.

Connect, network and learn at e-Health 2018

e-Health 2018 has a great line-up of plenary speakers you don’t want to miss, plus many other expert panelists and leading-edge vendors.

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