Integration works: A pilot project on EMR with Smart Systems for Health

Gamble, Brian
June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004 Supplement, Vol. 170, p42
Academic Journal
This article provides information on an agreement entered into by the Chatham-Kent Primary Care Network with the Ministry of Health and Smart Systems for Health. The agreement will bring about a pilot project that utilizes an Application Service Provider system for delivering an electronic medical record.


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