I have been a family physician practising in this province for 30 years. It is a great joy looking after … Continue reading GREAT READ: Survival at the front lines of the health-care quagmire
A total of 5,063 public elementary students were suspended in Toronto this school year after getting caught in what one … Continue reading Immunization Records – “It’s too bad because it’s the kids and parents that are caught in a 1970s-style cumbersome process.”
A new partnership will benefit clients of the new Good Doctors Medical walk-in clinic that opened in Espanola last week. … Continue reading OntarioMD and Ontario Telemedicine
An Ontario hospital last fall accounted for over three quarters of the exposed and unusued IP addresses or connected devices among … Continue reading Ontario hospital exposed thousands of unused IP addresses
Apple has announced a solution to bring health records to the iPhone, aiming to make things easier for users to access … Continue reading Bringing Digital Health Records To The #iPhone
TORONTO – The Liberal government is scrambling to get a valuation of eHealth Ontario before the auditor general releases what … Continue reading Two evaluations of eHealth under way
The cash-strapped provincial government wants to cash in on the patient data collected by eHealth Ontario without compromising privacy or … Continue reading Ontario Liberals want privatization guru to assess cash value of #eHealth?
The growing concern with ransomware attacks at hospitals is provisionally a healthcare IT problem, but as the number of such … Continue reading Ransomware attacks: Hospitals need to weigh bottom line–or just take some basic steps
Over the course of 2015, countless data breaches occurred within hospital networks, health insurers, physicians’ offices, and other organizations in … Continue reading Are EHR Vendors Hackers’ Next Big Target?
Everyone, it seems, except for the EMR industry and the government, is complaining about EMRs. Doctors feel like high priced, … Continue reading 10 Things Telemedicine Should Learn from the EMR Fiasco