This practice was recognized as a LEADing practice by Canada Health Infoway as part of the “Knowing is Better” education campaign, in partnership with Accreditation Canada

Health Sciences North (HSN) is a teaching hospital located in Sudbury, Ontario. Services include a comprehensive range of programs and care is provided to a full spectrum of patients including infants, children, adults and the elderly. The Emergency Department (ED) provides care to 63,000 people each year. In transitioning between a pre-existing paper workflow and fully electronic documentation, HSN ED has implemented a strategy to realize benefits of a paperless ED in the current hybrid environment.

Contact Information:

Title: Medical Director of the Emergency Department

Contact information: rlepage@ornge.ca

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