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.

Improving Patient Partnerships Roundtable

A round-table podcast about Improving Patient Partnerships and avoiding pitfalls. With Jana Buhlmann, Mathieu Jackson, Nadia Hillier and Julie Drury, Inspired in part by Jennifer Johannesen‘s Cochrane Colloquium  and BC Support Unit keynotes. We explore the growing opportunities for meaningful patient paraticipation in the design and delivery of our healthcare…as well as the need to challenge institutional blind spots and …