Full electronic medical records still 20 years away

Don't hold your breath over Canadian doctors fully adopting an electronic medical record (EMR) system any time soon.Health information and technology experts say it will likely take another 20 years or more before

Published on: October 3rd, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Toronto medical records storage firm draws attention of privacy watchdogs

A Toronto-based medical records storage firm that's been named in a privacy-related advisory in Saskatchewan is also receiving attention in Ontario for past complaints about high fees.DOCUdavit Services Inc. was claiming too much

Published on: March 12th, 2010 Brian Jackson

Toronto patients test self-serve EMR system

Imagine patients checking up on their lab test result from the comfort of their homes, submitting blood pressure readings to their doctors without going to the clinic, getting prescription refill online and even

Published on: July 15th, 2008 Nestor Arellano