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Accuracy and Convenience

  • Aaron’s Story: Saving Time Through e-Booking

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    In this video provided by the University of British Columbia, Aaron is a busy student juggling many demands on his time, so he takes advantage of e-booking when he needs to make an appointment with his family doctor....

  • Accuracy and Convenience

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    Digital health increases accuracy and convenience by limiting human error and making it easier for Canadians to access health care services. One example is e-Prescribing — the secure, electronic creation and transmission of a prescriptions. It improves...

  • Blog Post: e-Booking: A Relatively Simple Concept that Can Make a Big Difference (Part 2 of 2)

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    e-Booking solutions can let patients book their own appointments, in a matter of seconds and at their own convenience.

  • Blog Post: e-Visits: A natural evolution of the doctor’s visit?

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    The technology to have e-visits with patients clearly exits, so what’s holding things up? This blog post examines some of the challenges.

  • Blog Post: eRx Facilitates Safer Care, Better Health Outcomes

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    The simple act of replacing a paper or faxed prescription with an electronic prescription that arrives at the pharmacy before you do comes with many benefits, including improved patient safety and better health outcomes.

  • Blog Post: Is it Time for a Digital Injection?

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    One-third of parents aren’t fully confident they can provide complete, accurate immunization records. Infoway research explores parents’ perspectives managing their children’s immunization records.

  • Blog Post: New Study Finds the Benefits of e-Booking

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    e-Booking offers patients convenience while increasing productivity for health care providers.

  • Blog Post: Top 10 Reasons for Digital Health

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    Digital health solutions can be used to book a medical appointment, request a prescription renewal, view health information or consult with a doctor, online. These new technologies are modernizing the health system and making Canadians and their...

  • Brian's Story: Convenience

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    Digital health benefits Brian by providing convenient access through electronic prescription renewals, but also allowing him to feel more engaged in his care.

  • Brian's Story: e-Prescribing

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    See how Brian benefits from his health care team's use of electronic health records — making the process of getting his prescriptions filled more efficient and streamlined.

  • Cheryl-Anne's Story: Becoming an Informed Patient

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    Listen to Cheryl-Anne's story as she explains the benefits of digital health tools when managing her cancer journey. Digital health helped empower her as a patient by helping her keep track of a complex disease and to stay in touch with her health care...

  • Connecting Patients for Better Health: 2016

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    This 2016 Connecting Patients for Better Health report summarizes digital health perspectives of more than 6,000 adult Canadians collected over three years from four public opinion surveys. Findings explore the level of awareness, understanding and...

  • Digital Access to Your Health Information

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    Access to health information helps empower Canadians to take an active role in their own health. Using tools like patient portals and personal health records, patients can see their health information, such as lab results, online. This helps you better...

  • Digital Immunization Records

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    The yellow immunization health card is an iconic symbol for every Canadian. But as a parent, imagine being able to check your child’s immunization history electronically instead of having to dig for the paper record? Or what if you received an email...

  • e-Visits. Where the Only Thing You’ll Catch is Your Doctor.

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    Sometimes a patient only has a quick question or needs a prescription renewal that does not require and in-person visit with their doctor. e-Visits enable them to skip the doctor’s office when a face-to-face visit isn’t required. Our ad explores the...

  • Gerald’s Story: Improving Quality of Life through Telehomecare

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    In 2012, I was diagnosed with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), a progressive disease that makes it hard to breathe due to poor air flow. My mother had been previously diagnosed with COPD, and so I was unfortunately familiar with the...

  • Get Your Lab Results Online, Anytime, with Digital Health

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    With online access to your lab results, you can access you results anytime, and consult them whenever you need to. Our ad explores the benefits of being able to access your lab results online. Learn more by viewing the real-life story that inspired it:...

  • Infographic: The Value of e-Booking

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    The following resources on the value of e-booking are available to assist clinicians and practices in their planning, implementation and sustained use of e-booking or other consumer health solutions.

  • Isabelle’s Story: e-Booking Medical Appointments

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    As a busy mom with a full-time job, Isabelle appreciates being able to book appointments online, allowing her faster access to a physician.

  • Monique and Dr Marie-Andrée Fortin’s Story: Improving Efficiency

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    Her doctor’s ability to quickly access her information through her digital health record gives Monique confidence as a patient. For her doctor, it means there is no digging through paper files, increasing efficiency at their practice.

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