Regardless of the type of patient care you provide (i.e., hospital, primary and/or community), you will be able to view your patients’ health information, including lab results, diagnostic imaging reports and hospital discharge summaries, through the ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer.
Clinicians (physicians, nurse practitioners and clinical/administrative staff) from hospital, primary and/or community-based care will be able to access their patients’ electronic health information in a seamless manner.
A clinician will be able to access patient health information using the viewer depending on the clinician’s care setting.
Hospital-based care: Single sign-on to the ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer via the hospital information system
Primary-based care: ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer via an Internet browser using ONE® ID (web access)
Community-based care: ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer via an Internet browser using ONE® ID (web access)
Community Care Access Centre (CCAC): Single sign-on on to the ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer via the Client Health and Related Information System (CHRIS)
The viewer is complementary to a clinician’s current clinical system for accessing and/or receiving patients’ health information. Physicians enrolled with Hospital Report Manager (HRM) from a provincially-certified electronic medical record (EMR) system receive patients’ health information directly into their EMR; patient health information that is linked to their College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario (CPSO) number. Physicians enrolled with the Ontario Laboratories Information System (OLIS) from a provincially-certified EMR can access laboratory and pathology reports from within their EMR as a single sign-on capability.
Patient health information will include one or more of the following priority patient information:
Emergency department reports
Diagnostic imaging (DI) reports
Specialty diagnostic lab
Visits and encounter details
Assessment and outcomes
Infection control information
Consent directive and override rules
Medications and drug profile (target date TBC)
Diagnostic Images (DI-Common Services) (targeted for 2017/18)
Community Care Access Centers (CCAC) reports
PLUS, more information in the future!
If you have any questions or are interested in providing feedback on the clinical viewer delivery project, please contact: Tel: 1-855-700-2636 Email: ConnectingOntarioNER@toh.ca
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