Canada Health Infoway

June 2004
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/22/2004 Supplement, Vol. 170, p55
Academic Journal
This article presents an interview with Richard Alvarez, CEO for Canada Health Infoway. When asked why he wanted this job, Alvarez believes that the use of information and communication technologies is a key driver for the transformational change in the Canadian health care system. He explains the importance of end user involvement in achieving the objective of building electronic health record capacity in Canada.


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