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March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Resources from Longwoods

Longwoods has been collecting lessons learned, opinions, reports and editorial on pandemic planning for years. We have created a single page with a large list of materials written by experts across Canada. We hope this acts as a resource for those of you who are busy working towards flattening the curve. Click here for the full list

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Apr 03, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
If you can get your relatives out of seniors’ homes, try to do so as fast as you can: André Picard

2020-04-03 from theglobeandmail.com “If my mom was in long-term care, I would pull her out. Now.” Dr. Samir Sinha, Canada’s foremost geriatrics expert, is blunt. The rapid spread o [...]

Apr 02, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Infected healthcare workers the source of coronavirus outbreaks at four Ontario hospitals

2020-04-02 from theglobeandmail.com  Four hospitals in Ontario have declared an outbreak of the coronavirus after dozens of workers tested positive for COVID-19, just as the province braces for [...]

Apr 02, 2020 Health & Healthcare News
Confirmed virus cases hit 1 million worldwide

2020-04-02 from ctvnews.ca NEW YORK -- The number of coronavirus infections worldwide has hit 1 million, with more than 50,000 deaths, according to the tally kept by Johns Hopkins University. The fi [...]

Editor's Picks

Healthcare Quarterly
Editors Picks

Across Canada, healthcare leaders are exploring the potential of artificial intelligence and advanced analytics to transform the healthcare system. This report shares a summary of the current state of healthcare analytics across major hospitals and public healthcare agencies in Canada. We present information on the current level of investment, data governance maturity, analytics talent and tools and models being leveraged across the nation. The findings point to an opportunity for enhanced colla [...]