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Hearing your voices conference Panel 2: Is technology truly a solution?

Technology is often looked to as essential to the evolution of health and healthcare. This discussion explores where technology may be the solution, but not the only solution – as well as where low-tech options might serve patients, caregivers, and their healthcare partners more readily.

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Hearing your voices conference Panel 4: How Do We Make It Happen?

This panel focuses on system level leadership and the actions required to advance a compassionate, digitally and AI enabled healthcare system. We discussed the supports patients and caregivers need to fully engage with digital health technologies; the supports providers need and how we prepare them for digital health technologies; and the leadership to help us…

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Hearing your voices Panel 1: The Power of Lived Experience

Patient Partners share their lived experience and offer their suggestions on what makes a compassion digitally enabled healthcare system.

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Hearing Your Voices Panel 3: Digital Health: How Do We Get There Together?

As digital health, AI, virtual care, digital health information and data evolve, so must the relationship with patients and their health care providers, teams and the organizations that offer care. Concerns have been raised about equity in access to digital health and care, and ensuring patients, physicians and healthcare providers are supported to partner in…

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Empowering patients and caregivers in the era of digital health

This AMS-sponsored report is for patients and caregivers. It takes a look at health technologies (mobile apps, AI, electronic health records, etc.) to understand their benefits and risks (privacy concerns, equity and accessibility, etc.). It also explores the cultural changes needed before such technologies can be widely—and appropriately—implemented. Read it and you’ll be ready to help shape the way we incorporate digital health technologies into Canadian healthcare.

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Nursing and compassionate care in a technological world

This AMS-sponsored report digs into the implications of artificial intelligence, machine learning, automation, and robotics for the future of nursing and for nurses’ ability to provide compassionate, person-centered nursing care. If you’re an RN, RPN, or NP, this report is for you.

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The impact of artificial intelligence on clinical judgment

In this AMS-sponsored report, physicians and medical educators can learn about the current and potential links between AI and clinical judgment. It provides a clear explanation of how AI will likely support, but not to replace, the judgment of physicians.

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Machines, Ethics and Equity

Dr. Jay Shaw discusses how digital technology is used in healthcare today and how its use is impacting equity and ethics in medicine.

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Compassionate care in a technological world

If you’re curious to see examples of how technology is changing various professional roles and things we need to be mindful of, view the presentation slides from Dr. Brian Hodges’ 2019 talk. 

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Designing healthcare services for excellence and empathy

Check out the slides from Professor Elizabeth Teisberg’s 2019 AMS talk that explored how healthcare can achieve better value for money.

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