Gary Deroo, Pharmacy Clinical Practice Leader, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance and Dr. Sharngoe, Hospitalist, Chatham-Kent Health Alliance, explains how accessing patient health information instantly and electronically through ClinicalConnect™, the connecting South West Ontario (cSWO) clinical viewer enables timely and more informed patient care. eHealth Ontario is leading the integration of electronic health care information across the province. Together with the local health integration networks (LHINs) and health service providers, eHealth Ontario is working to deliver integrated and coordinated health care for Ontarians.
cSWO represents 30 per cent of Ontario’s population including the four south west LHINs – Erie St. Clair (ESC), South West (SW), Waterloo Wellington (WW) and Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant (HNHB).London Health Sciences Centre (LHSC) is the delivery partner for cSWO program implementation and management, accountable to eHealth Ontario. Hamilton Health Sciences Corporation (HHSC) is the key solution partner to cSWO delivering the integrated regional clinical viewer to clinicians in south west Ontario.