UOIT researchers help support the transition to paperless health information system at Ontario Shores

UOIT researchers help support the transition to paperless health information system at Ontario Shores

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) proudly salutes the Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores) in Whitby, Ontario for becoming the first hospital in Canada and the first mental health facility in the world with a fully electronic health information system. For its successful transition to a truly paperless environment, Ontario Shores has received the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society’s (HIMSS) Stage 7 Award – the highest level of the Electronic Medical Records Adoption Model (EMRAM). To read more, click...
LHEARN Centre Open House

LHEARN Centre Open House

Lakeridge Health Oshawa’s LHEARN Centre recently threw open its doors and welcomed the public in for an open house. The LHEARN – Lakeridge Health Education and Research Network Centre is a 25,000-square-foot, multi-purpose space not only housing next-generation doctors, nurses and health care staff, but state-of-the-art tools and resources that will help save the lives of many patients in the future. To read more, click...
Lakeridge Health Oshawa Officially Opens LHEARN Centre

Lakeridge Health Oshawa Officially Opens LHEARN Centre

OSHAWA — You might as well call Lakeridge Health Oshawa’s LHEARN Centre Disneyland for health care professionals. The estimated $7 million, 25,000-square-foot, multi-purpose space not only houses next-generation doctors, nurses and health care staff, but state-of-the-art tools and resources that will help save the lives of many patients in the future. To read more, click...
Durham Foods

Durham Foods

(Port Perry) – Jim Sheehan demonstrates each piece of customized seeding and harvesting equipment with the flourish other men might reserve for sports cars. He explains there are nuances that separate “farmers” from “growers.” “A grower will buy machines like this from Europe. A farmer will make them himself,” he says. To emphasize which camp he belongs in, Sheehan grins and gestures to a switch on the electrical panel that has been fashioned from a small tupperware container. To read more, click...
Scarsin’s Data Centre Move Triples Capacity to Support its Growing Global Customer-Base

Scarsin’s Data Centre Move Triples Capacity to Support its Growing Global Customer-Base

Providing customers with the highest level of data reliability, availability and security is critical to Scarsin’s ongoing growth strategy. Toronto, November 12th, 2014 – Scarsin Corporation, a software development and services company specializing in providing enterprise-class Business Intelligence (BI) to global organizations, announced that the company has successfully completed its first customer migration to Peer 1, the award-winning Toronto-based data centre. Scarsin’s BI platform, Intelligent Insight Environment (i2e), is a strategic decision enabling SaaS (hosted) system. i2e’s value proposition of enabling informed insights anywhere and at anytime requires highly available, reliant and secure infrastructure. As Scarsin continues its accelerated growth, it determined that its Uxbridge-based hosting site would not be able to scale fast enough to maintain its high performance and service objectives. To read, click...