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Enhancing Cancer Systemic Therapy Surveillance in Nova Scotia: Development of Quality Indicators and Exploration of a Potential Data Source
The internship project described in this report was to research indicators and health care quality frameworks as related to cancer systemic therapy. Part of the project was also to explore the potential linkage of data ...
Health Information and Privacy Impact Assessments
The Romanow Report recommends that “Canadians should have ownership over their personal health information, ready access to their personal health records, clear protection of the privacy of their health records, and better ...
Assessing Privacy Implications and Data Quality Issues for Implementation of a Provincial Client Registry
Once implemented, a Client Registry is considered to be the authoritative source of patient demographic information throughout a jurisdiction. This makes it an important foundational element of the Electronic Health Record ...
Semantic Interoperability for Reliable Information Interchange: Status and Challenges
This report is an account of the author’s work performed at Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) during the work term from June 14th to September 3rd, 2004. Infoway is an independent but publicly funded organisation responsible ...
CareProfile: A Diabetes Health Indicator Tool for Pharmacists
Metadata Repository for Population Health Research
The internship was performed at the Population Health Research Unit (PHRU) and the Health Outcomes Research Unit (HORU). The objectives were to work with the health data management group and practice health informatics ...
Patient Analysis and Tracking System for Mental Health and Addictions Program - Project PATS Requirement Determination
Patient tracking is a key feature in efficient management of healthcare delivery process. Owing to the global impact of recession these are challenging times for hospitals in terms of not only managing the ever increasing ...
Development of a Clinical Rounds Module Under the CAISIS Platform
This paper presents and documents tasks and research performed during the author’s Master of Health Informatics internship at the Diagnostic Radiology Department in collaboration with the Nova Scotia Breast Screening Program ...
Systems Analysis at National Guard Health Affairs - King Abdulaziz Medical City in Riyadh
Health Informaticians are facing a tough challenge these days to deliver innovative solutions to improve the way healthcare is delivered, especially in light of ever-increasing demands for health care services amidst ...
Development of a Database Driven Web Application: Health and Wellness in My Family
The scope of the project revolved around the development of an online inventory tool which would help Issak Walton Killam (IWK) Health Centre understand the health of the community in a better way. The scope also involved ...