Often, when I try to book a medical appointment, it can be a frustrating experience as it means busy signals and waiting on hold. However, e-booking solutions can let patients book their own appointments, in a matter of seconds and at their own convenience. Continue reading

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When it comes to digital health, sometimes a small change can make a big difference — and this is the case with e-booking. A recent white paper released by Canada Health Infoway studies the benefits of e-booking for both clinics and patients. Continue reading

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Canada is a very connected nation. In fact, Canadians are the heaviest Internet users in the world, spending an average of 45.6 hours per month online, according to a report from the Canadian Internet Registration Authority (CIRA). They also use social media, and, according … Continue reading

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A recent paper by Ivey International Centre for Health Innovation, “It’s All About Me: The Personalization of Health Systems” discusses the importance of personalizing health systems. “There is increasing evidence that not only are individuals ready to manage their own … Continue reading

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This year Canada Health Infoway is challenging public health organizations to go viral. Our ImagineNation Public Health Social Media Challenge is designed to inspire public health organizations in Canada to use social media initiatives in innovative ways to improve public … Continue reading

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