It’s Amazing What I Can Do with My EMR!

  • Post author:
  • Post published:April 1, 2019
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:3 mins read

Dr. David Weinstein Contributed by Dr. David Weinstein - Nephrologist, Belleville, ON I wanted to share my experiences with other physicians and offices about some tools for my Electronic Medical Record in Ontario. I have been a physician in Ontario since 2015 and…

Continue Reading It’s Amazing What I Can Do with My EMR!

How OntarioMD Measures Our Success

  • Post author:
  • Post published:December 19, 2018
  • Post comments:1 Comment
  • Reading time:5 mins read

Since 2004, OntarioMD has supported more than 16,000 Ontario primary care clinicians with the adoption and efficient use of electronic medical records (EMRs) and other digital health technology. From having the lowest rate of adoption among Canadian provinces just eight years ago, the…

Continue Reading How OntarioMD Measures Our Success

What Digital Health Means to Primary Care

  • Post author:
  • Post published:November 13, 2018
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:5 mins read

What do you think of when you hear the words digital health? Is it the latest medical health tracker app? Your electronic medical record? Robot doctors?   Digital health includes all these tools, and many more. But the true essence of digital health – and the reason why it’s worth…

Continue Reading What Digital Health Means to Primary Care

OntarioMD: Advancing digital health in Ontario

Front-line health care providers, quality improvement organizations, digital health delivery leaders and government recognize that digital health delivery has become an indispensable support to keep up with increasing health system demands. It is no longer imaginable that health care could be delivered without…

Continue Reading OntarioMD: Advancing digital health in Ontario

Digital health helped me breathe again!

  • Post author:
  • Post published:September 5, 2018
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:4 mins read

Contributed by Surya Qarin, OntarioMD Practice Management Assistant  Anyone that has known me long enough knows I have spent much of my life in and out of hospitals – and that’s not because the doctors are cute. As a matter of fact, Etobicoke…

Continue Reading Digital health helped me breathe again!

I hate paperwork!

  • Post author:
  • Post published:August 9, 2018
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:4 mins read

Submitted by Dr. John Crosby  I am a family physician in Cambridge with 1,400 patients serving 2 nursing homes in an 18-physician family health team with 30,000 patients in total. I have spent 26 years as a physician, with 20 years’ experience as…

Continue Reading I hate paperwork!

Digital Health helped save my baby and kept me sane twice!

  • Post author:
  • Post published:July 4, 2018
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:6 mins read

Submitted by Amanda Story, OntarioMD Practice Advisor  On April 11, 2017, at the Muskoka Algonquin Health Centre in Huntsville, my third child was born. Clark was a perfect 19 inches long and 7.7 pounds, with a full head of hair.  But things quickly…

Continue Reading Digital Health helped save my baby and kept me sane twice!

A Summer as an Intern at OntarioMD

  • Post author:
  • Post published:August 30, 2017
  • Post comments:0 Comments
  • Reading time:3 mins read

This blog post was contributed by Summer Intern, IT Deployment and Integration Graeme Larsen.  "Digital Health" is a complicated idea. To the uninitiated, the phrase could mean all manner of things, from robots performing surgery, to artificial intelligence solving diagnostic problems, to information…

Continue Reading A Summer as an Intern at OntarioMD