eHealth is innovated, and restructured electronically-enabled health system producing better patient. It has created new facts of improvement in health though not without the pains and pangs of changes that it entails. A reflection from Canada.
Those of us who have encountered the health system have seen computers at work supporting the activities of the admitting clerk or an assistant scheduling a clinic visit. In fact, most processes in today’s hospitals or physicians’ offices are to some degree assisted by software running on computers. It would be safe to say that trying to work without these systems would be unaffordable