2014/15 – 2016/17 service plan

On behalf of the Board of Directors and employees of the Fraser Health, I am pleased to submit our service plan for fiscal years 2014/15 to 2016/17. This plan was prepared under the Board’s direction in accordance with the Health Authorities Act and the Performance Reporting Principles for the British ColumbiaPublic Sector.
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Eskenazi Health Foundation Annual Report 2011

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The Eskenazi Health Foundation experienced unprecedented advancement during the past year, including the largest gift in the history of the Wishard Foundation — a $40 million contribution from Sidney and Lois Eskenazi that inspired the Foundation’s renaming to the Eskenazi Health Foundation.

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How e-prescribing technology solutions can cut paper prescriptions, boost provider and patient satisfaction

whitePaper | May 15, 2018

Before implementing electronic prescribing of controlled substances (EPCS), providers at Gundersen Health System were required to use paper prescriptions, resulting in a frustrating workflow that affected physicians and patients. Patients were required to travel long distances to receive paper prescriptions and the hospital faced an increased risk of theft as paper prescriptions were printed in centralized locations. To address this issue, Gundersen partnered with Imprivata to implement Confirm ID for EPCS. The system allowed Gundersen’s providers to reduce paper prescriptions and improve workflow efficiency while meeting Drug Enforcement Administration requirements.

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Visual Solutions: Seeing Is Achieving

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Staying connected with customers, clients and constituents can be a challenge without the proper tools. Whether communicating long-distance, in person, one on one or one to many, multimedia support can make or break your connection. In fact, it could be considered essential. Today, the adoption and extension of visual solutions can help the enterprise improve its performance, reap the potential value of its resources and build its brand and reputation. These solutions include digital signage, streaming media, high-impact audio/video (A/V) presentation and video conferencing…

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Survival of the Fittest

whitePaper | April 19, 2012

In our 2008 report to the Physicians Foundation on the state of independent medical practice in this country, we concluded that many of the nation’s small independent medical practices are struggling, caught between falling revenues and rising costs, with no leverage to negotiate a better deal for themselves.

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How the Internet of Things Is Revolutionizing Healthcare

whitePaper | October 9, 2017

In the Internet of Things (IoT), devices gather and share information directly with each other and the cloud, making it possible to collect, record and analyze new data streams faster and more accurately. But nowhere does the IoT offer greater promise than in the field of healthcare, where its principles are already being applied to improve access to care, increase the quality of care and most importantly reduce the cost of care.

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Bionano Genomics’ Next-Generation Mapping Identifies Large Structural Variants in Cancer and Genetic Disorders

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Existing technologies including chromosomal microarrays and whole genome sequencing diagnose less than 50% of patients with genetic disorders. This leaves a majority of patients without ever receiving a molecular diagnosis.1,2 Undiagnosed disorders are individually rare but their combined incidence and the associated diagnostic odyssey, with resultant delays in treatment, are a drain on families and the healthcare system.

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