Authored by: Gavin Tong and Irfan Hakim

Clinician and citizen access to patient summaries is gaining a lot of attention in Canada and internationally. Numerous initiatives are under way in Canada– some are in the early days of defining the business and technical vision for patient summary use, while others have systems in production to receive data and are moving on to enabling clinician and eventually citizen access.

The timing makes a lot of sense given the evolution of Canadian jurisdictional EHR efforts. Over the past 15 years, jurisdictions have been implementing the integration layers, registries (e.g., client, provider, etc.)…

Irfan Hakim

MHI in Health Informatics | Focus on Health IT and Digital Health| @Gevityinc

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