OPSEU Diablogue: More than a third of Canadian physicians still without EMRs

When a drug recall takes place, does your family doctor have the ability to identify which patients are on that drug and notify them in a timely manner? For more than a third of Canadian doctors that may be very … Continue reading →

False positive: private profit in Canada's health care: Government Incentives Build Empires

The American Medical News reports that Fitch, a global investment rating service, found that incentives paid to hospitals for adoption of electronic health records (EHR) went to increased profits.  Fitch also concluded that: “…the hospital companies analyzed in the report are not expected to use their positive cash flow to reduce debt. They are expecting ...