IHealth Update: VGH CPOE Go-Live

Victoria General Hospital (VGH), Gorge Road Health Centre (GRH) sub-acute unit and South Island Surgical Centre (SISC) are the next sites scheduled to go live with computerized provider order entry (CPOE) and other advanced tools in the electronic health record. Go-Live Date for VGH, GRH, SISC: Saturday, September 14, 2024 […]

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IHealth Update: Important Support Changes

We have been working with computerized provider order entry (CPOE) at Royal Jubilee Hospital (RJH) for just over three weeks now. Your dedication to quality patient care and the support and encouragement you have provided to each other is noted and appreciated every day. We will continue to make necessary […]

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IHealth Update: Week 2 to date highlights

Best resource:  https://intranet.islandhealth.ca/ihealth/Pages/default.aspx Two key posters: Patient Transfer to Another Unit or Provider Transfer to Another Facility: Providers Talking points for staff and medical staff in advance of and during  Go-Live ​The following messages are intended to support in-person discussions with patients, clients and families at Royal Jubilee Hospital, Victoria […]

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IHealth Update: June 6, 2024

Dear colleagues, With Go-Live at RJH just days away, we want to thank you for your dedication and commitment to making this major change. While it will not be easy, especially at the beginning, it’s a crucial step to delivering safe, high-quality care to our patients. Make sure to support […]

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IHealth: Lab Rollout at NRGH

Enabled by new technology, laboratory staff at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital (NRGH) no longer have to shuttle so many times each day between six in-patient floors and the lab facility on the first floor. As part of a recent IHealth upgrade related to electronic ordering (commonly known as CPOE), Medical […]

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What matters to you?

In March 2024, the South Island Medical Staff Association, Victoria Division of Family Practice, South Island Division of Family Practice, and the Saanich Peninsula Physicians Society joined forces to host our Healthcare Rx event. Participants were invited to fill in the blanks about joy in medicine. Here are a few […]

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