Hearing Your Voices-Digital Health Panel

AMS Healthcare ‘Hearing Your Voices’ panel on equity in digital healthcare & ensuring patients, physicians, and providers are supported. Held Nov. 4, 2020. With Alika Lafontaine, Dominik Nowak, Melissa Ngo, Laura Williams, PJ Mierau and Julie Drury. Visit AMS Healthcare to learn more.

Anna Foat-Rethinking Collaboration in Digital Health

Anna Foat understands business and technology, cares about patient rights and works to create better collaboration in digital health. An exploration of how to avoid past mistakes for a ‘made in Canada’ digital healthcare system that works. This wide ranging discussion with Anna includes specific advice for patients and a call to action everyone can take on!    

Digital vs. Patient Interoperability

A couple weeks back the Infoway Digital Podcast delved into into Patient Empowerment with Annette McKinnon, Aidan Scott & our own PJ Mierau.   This is a frank, raw conversation exploring how digital interoperability, patient interoperability & government response are colliding in the age of COVID 19.

Caregiver & Family Presence Roundtable

In the battle against COVID-19, caregivers and families are collateral damage. Their absence is being felt in harms to patients, extra duties and financial impacts for care providers and serious trauma for all involved. A roundtable on the urgent need for healthcare to involve caregivers, featuring Patient Critical Co-op members Julie Drury, Maggie Kerestici and Claire Snyman. Moderated by PJ …

A Caregiver, Patient and Doctor reflect on COVID-today

It is important we -as a society- communicate, with empathy and acceptance. Especially in this time of isolation and pandemic. The following is a reflection of what a Caregiver, Patient and Doctor think, see and feel about COVID and society today. If these words strike a chord with you, please reach out and tell us on Facebook, Twitter or Email. …

Danyaal Raza: A unique moment for Pharmacare

Doctor Danyaal Raza is an advocate for Pharmacare and evidence-based, values-based healthcare reform. He is chair of Canadian Doctors for Medicare and believes we live in a unique moment in time to finally accomplish Pharmacare. 170 organizations support Pharmacare Now. You can help! Contact your MP or MPP (Open North representative tool) and tell them what matters to you!

Break Down the Barriers-Susannah Fox

We talk with Susannah Fox, former Chief Technology Officer of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Susannah is a vocal advocate of peer to peer communities’ ability to increase people’s access to information, data, & tools necessary to solve their own problems related to health & well-being.