How to get the best health information from your local health department

If you live in a metropolitan area, chances are you’ll be using the local health system.But some are concerned about what the local officials might have in store for you if you’re sick and require an emergency room visit.Here’s how to navigate the health system in your area.AP health care reporter Jennifer De Pinto in …

Canada’s healthcare system needs more innovation, but we don’t yet have the money to get it right

Posted May 14, 2019 10:37:07 The Canadian government has just launched a new online health care portal that promises to help people get the health care they need.It’s called HealthLink, and it’s based in Victoria, B.C. But its launch comes as the federal government struggles to fund its $1.5 billion healthcare system.A new report by …

When will the government’s child health information system go live?

Saskatchewan’s child information system, accessible health information (EHI) has been in development for more than three years and will go live in the fall of 2018.Saskatchewan Health has already been operating the system for the past five years, but the government hopes it will take off as an efficient way to gather information about people …