Expanding ePrescribing and Access to Care Across Canada

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The following is an excerpt of our vice president of Health Information Systems and Research, Lorren Pettit's guest blog post for Canada's Digital Health Week.

Achieving better outcomes for our patients happens only because of an effective behind-the-scenes multiphase process involving many stakeholders. Let’s examine a few of the processes that need to be in-place.

A successful implementation embraces all stakeholders from the outset. Leadership, clinical champions, patients, rank-and-file users, support personnel — all must be active participants in the implementation. Successful digital health technology implementations are achieved with stakeholders. Read more

Canada Digital Health Week – November 12-18

HIMSS is proud to be a partner of Canada Digital Health Week, an annual celebration and recognition of how digital health is transforming the delivery of care across Canada through faster, more efficient care, virtual visits and increased access to personal health information.

Read what HIMSS is doing for digital health in Canada

Learn more about the benefits of digital health and the many activities taking place throughout the week