Root helps organizations engage their people as the catalyst and driver for strategic change. Root uses creative and visual methods, people-focused insights, and strategy execution know- how to connect people with complex strategies, create culture change, enable skill building, develop leaders and managers, and improve engagement. With more than 25 years of capabilities developed from partnering with the world’s largest businesses, Root enables organizations to consistently drive or accelerate change through greater clarity and ownership that delivers results. Based in Sylvania, Ohio, Root has been recognized as a Great Place to Work eight times. Visit www.rootinc.com for more information or follow us on Twitter @therootinc.
Founded more than 100 years ago, McKesson Canada is dedicated to delivering vital medicines, supplies and information technologies that enable the health care industry to provide patients with better, safer care. The company’s RelayHealth solution empowers patients to become engaged in their own health care. RelayHealth is a secure web-based service that gives patients and clinicians a complete picture of a patient’s medical record and enables interactions amongst care givers at every point on the health care continuum. Using RelayHealth, patients can ask clinical questions, receive preventive care reminders, request prescription renewals, lab or test results and appointments
At Impark HEALTH, we pride ourselves on being the premier patient experience partner in North America. More than three decades of institutional experience underpin our service delivery platform, which facilitates 15 million patient interactions annually. Using this exhaustive experience, we customize our approach to each individual site.
Talent acquisition and healthcare-specific training are integral elements of our success. Our patient-centric ambassadors provide innovative solutions for five acute touchpoints: valet, patient/staff parking management, shuttle, wayfinding, and patient attendant. Each service is infused with technology that monitors progress and ensures objectives are consistently achieved.
Impark HEALTH — your first point of patient care!
Hospitality Network Inc. (2011) – HNCI headquartered in Regina has a rich Canadian history since 1967. It started with a simple idea to deliver T.V. entertainment and phone service to patients during their hospital stay. What evolved since is a Canadian network of interactive patient entertainment and engagement systems serving over 40,000 beds in over 200 hospitals. HNCI’s latest innovation is the Integrated Bedside Terminal (IBT) which is an all-in-one bedside device that connects and integrates the information network of the hospital to support clinical services, patient entertainment and communication systems all which enable better and more efficient patient care.
AvaSure® develops and deploys technology and services to improve patient safety and optimize the efficient use of nursing resources. Its AvaSys® TeleSitter® Solution is a patient observation system that enables continuous audio and visual monitoring of multiple at-risk patients from a remote central station. The technology, backed by a rigorous clinical education program, prevents falls and other patient self-injury, ensures staff safety and reduces the cost of using 1 to 1 human sitters. It is the only audiovisual system with validated, peer-reviewed clinical research on its efficacy. It also uniquely offers the capability to extract comparative utilization and performance data.
Gallant HealthWorks & Associates (GHWA) is a people-centred and health-focused consulting network. GHWA works in collaboration with other leading transformation services Canada-wide and internationally.
We are known for rolling up our sleeves. We “Engage Stakeholders in Health” by advising, creating, leading and implementing solutions that enable diverse customers to achieve both their organizational and personal goals.
GHWA is the only independent network of experienced leaders, clinicians, researchers and educators with cross-sectorial skills that support Canadians’ health improvement in the broadest sense.
The Canadian College of Health Leaders (CCHL), formerly known as the Canadian College of Health Service Executives (CCHSE), is a national, member-driven, non-profit association dedicated to ensuring that the country’s health system benefits from capable, competent and effective leadership.
College members come from every health sector and region in Canada and are at varying stages of their careers. Members include students, and health leaders who work in a variety of environments including medical companies, health authorities, health consultants, multi-level care facilities, hospitals, public and private health agencies, health charities, the Canadian military and all levels of the Canadian government.
NIHI is a Canada-wide institute bringing together experts in Health Informatics (HI).
NIHI has a dominant focus on the problems and issues that are perceived as important by the health system and by private industry as it seeks to deliver the basis for products and services that are needed by the health system.
NIHI serves as a co-ordinator and facilitator in fostering and developing initiatives in academia and industry dedicated to HI research and education.
NIHI offers professional education programs and other outreach initiatives that complement existing programs.
The Canadian Patient Safety Institute (CPSI) is a not for profit organization that exists to raise awareness and facilitate implementation of ideas and best practices to achieve a transformation in patient safety. Funded by Health Canada, CPSI reflects the desire to close the gap between the healthcare we have and the healthcare we deserve.
L’Institut canadien pour la sécurité des patients (ICSP) est un organisme de sensibilisation sans but lucratif qui vise à améliorer la sécurité des patients en facilitant la mise en œuvre d’idées novatrices et de pratiques exemplaires. Subventionné par Santé Canada, l’ICSP traduit le souhait de combler l’écart entre de bons soins de santé et d’excellents soins de santé.
Accreditation Canada is an independent, not-for-profit organization that accredits health care and social services organizations in Canada and around the world. Its comprehensive accreditation programs foster ongoing quality improvement through evidence-based standards and a rigorous external peer review. Accredited by the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), Accreditation Canada has been helping organizations improve health care quality and patient safety for more than 55 years.
Longwoods™ publishes healthcare research, reports, reviews, commentaries and news from and for academics, scientists, clinicians, policymakers, administrators and pundits.
Canadian Healthcare Technology keeps healthcare executives and managers up-to-date about the latest computer-based solutions for improving medical care and making healthcare organizations more efficient.
The magazine reaches over 8,500 readers in Canadian hospitals, clinics, community-care and home-care organizations.
The publication has a unique, news-style approach. It informs readers about new and noteworthy I.T. implementations at hospitals and other healthcare sites across the country. These installations are profiled because they significantly improve clinical outcomes, reduce costs or raise the efficiency of a healthcare provider.
The magazine also provides news and analysis of technologies, government initiatives and developments among private-sector producers of health-related I.T. solutions.
Hospital News is Canada’s health care newspaper celebrating over 25 years! Hospital News covers developments and issues that affect all health care professionals, administrators, patients, visitors and students. Reporting on best practices from across Canada, including new equipment, technology and the people that make a difference. Hospital News is published monthly and is made available in distribution racks placed in high traffic areas in hospitals and related institutions across the country. Hospital News is also distributed through a subscription base across Canada, targeting upper management. You can find Hospital News at www.hospitalnews.com and download our APP at the Apple Store, Android and Amazon.