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Three hospitals to integrate HIS on Meditech solution

MARKHAM and NEWMARKET, Ont. – The CEOs of Markham Stouffville Hospital (MSH), Southlake Regional Health Centre (Southlake), and Stevenson Memorial Hospital (Stevenson), are excited to announce a new partnership to integrate their Health Information System (HIS) and accelerate the adoption...

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Humber River Hospital to use Meditech’s web record

WESTWOOD, Mass. – Humber River Hospital (HRH) made headlines for being North America’s first fully digital hospital and first to implement MEDITECH’s Oncology Management solution. Now, HRH is at it again as they announce they’ll be upgrading to MEDITECH’s Web...

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All N&L pharmacies to be on network by March

ST. JOHN’S – About 80 percent of pharmacies in Newfoundland and Labrador are now linked to the provincial pharmacy network, and 100 percent are expected to be online by March. Through the network, they will be able to access the...

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CHEO gives patients online access to their hospital records

OTTAWA – Patients and their families now have secure, online access to certain personal information stored in their electronic health records at the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). Called CHEO MyChart, the system puts direct, real-time access to their...

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St. Joe’s, Hamilton ready to install Epic

HAMILTON, Ont. – St. Joseph’s Healthcare is laying the groundwork for a hospital-wide implementation of the Epic electronic medical record. It will be one of the first hospitals in Canada to install the software from ambulatory to acute care, and...

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Cornwall aims for HIMSS Level 5 with new Cerner system

CORNWALL, Ont. – The Cornwall Community Hospital has implemented a new, electronic health record system supplied by Cerner Canada. With the launch of the solution, the hospital is positioned to achieve the HIMSS Stage 5 designation, a value out of...

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Independent report recommends keeping Nanaimo EHR

NANAIMO, BC – A third party report recommends keeping a controversial EHR system in place at Island Health. The $174-million IHealth program was launched at three mid-island health facilities, including Nanaimo Hospital, in March, but ran into difficulties. The review, which...

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Wellsoft EDIS selected by Grand River Hospital

KITCHENER, Ont. – Grand River Hospital announced that Wellsoft’s Emergency Department Information System (EDIS) was selected by Grand River Hospital (GRH) for care in the Lazaridis Family Foundation Emergency Department. GRH, a 567 bed hospital located in Kitchener, Ontario, provides...

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