The EHR in Canada In a world where Internet search engines can deliver information in a fraction of a second, is it any wonder Canadians are frustrated that their healthcare information
is not available when they or their healthcare providers need it.
There are good reasons for anyone who depends on our current healthcare environment to be worried. Quite simply, health care does not look good on paper. Paper puts patient safety at risk. It wastes money and scarce resources. It impedes the progress to address our healthcare priorities. The answer? Modernize.