New electronic health record blueprint to call for increased patient participation

Webster, Paul Christopher
July 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/13/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 10, pE429
Academic Journal
The article discusses the electronic health record blueprint by Canada Health Infoway Inc. group director Ron Parker which aims to increase patient participation. It tackles the electronic health record (EHR) blueprint which will use computer systems as physician support mechanisms. It says that EHR provides patients with the access to personal health information to address their complaints. It states that EHR aims to enable interprofessional collaboration.


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