MEDITECH On the Road Event: Toronto

Toronto, ON
September 30th

Thank you for joining us in Toronto for our MEDITECH On the Road Event! Presentations from the day are now available for viewing.

Come to Toronto for this unique opportunity to engage with the MEDITECH team, connect with our executives, and network with your colleagues. We promise you’ll leave with lots of new ideas, new knowledge, and new contacts!

In just one day, you’ll...

  • Learn strategies for getting MORE from your current MEDITECH system
  • Discover how our clinically sophisticated tools are redefining productivity
  • Hear from customers who’ve made the move to our bold new platform.

Be sure to check out our online materials page to print the agenda and access useful links.

A customer password may be required to access materials linked from this page.


    8:30 a.m.

    Registration and Continental Breakfast

    9 a.m.

    Welcome and Opening Remarks
    Greg Hoeft, Director, Regional Sales, MEDITECH

    9:15 a.m.

    Reimagining Healthcare, Redefining Productivity
    Christine Parent, Associate Vice President, Marketing, MEDITECH

    10 a.m.

    Breakout Session 1

    Best Practice Series: Tools for Optimizing Your Current System (All)
    Jennifer Wanat, Manager, Client Services, MEDITECH
    MEDITECH is dedicated to helping you achieve optimal usage of our software to meet your specific workflow needs. Our Best Practice documents do just that—focusing on recommended setup and workflow strategies that yield maximum patient safety, usability, and efficiency results. This session will provide insight and direction on how to use and benefit from the Best Practices available to you.

    See Your Data Again, for the First Time, with Business and Clinical Analytics (All)
    John MacDonald, Senior Supervisor, Marketing, MEDITECH
    Visualize your data. Find out how Business & Clinical Analytics, MEDITECH’s new business intelligence tool, empowers you to focus on actionable business and clinical drivers. 

    What Can I Do Now to Prepare for 6.1? (MAGIC and C/S)
    Jonathan Hallman, Manager, Client Services, MEDITECH
    Chris DelGrande, Account Manager, Client Services, MEDITECH
    Learn what you can do today to prepare for the transition to 6.1. We'll guide you through the steps to achieve a smooth and efficient implementation, and we'll share the lessons learned for a methodical, well-organized approach. You'll receive specific recommendations regarding infrastructure, resources, planning, dictionaries, and more. Come learn how your organization can clear the path towards 6.1, by avoiding any surprises or roadblocks. Your journey to 6.1 begins here!

    11 a.m.

    Break and Technology Gallery
    Stop by our Technology Gallery! Members of our Client Services team will be happy to give you more in-depth product demonstrations, as they relate to your organization. Marketing staff will also be on-hand to show mini demos of the groundbreaking solutions showcased during the event. Be sure to engage with MEDITECH executives and our vendor partners while you’re in the Gallery, too!

    11:15 a.m.

    Humber River Hospital’s Digital Vision (All)
    No Presentation Available

    Peter Bak, CIO, Humber River Hospital
    Humber River Hospital will soon be opening the doors of North America’s first fully digital hospital. Hear about their digital vision for this state-of-the-art acute care facility, and how MEDITECH has contributed to their success!

    12:15 p.m.

    Networking Lunch

    1:15 p.m.

    Breakout Session 2

    READY, Set, Implement!
    Lorraine Lennon, Director, Client Services, MEDITECH
    MEDITECH has reimagined implementation! Our READY Implementation strategy provides predictable outcomes, improved workflow efficiency and patient care, and physician adoption. We’ve also worked closely with our vendor partners to incorporate pre-loaded expert and evidence-based standard content. Learn more about our READY vendor partners, the standard content they provide, and how they can assist you during the implementation process.

    TAR-ific: An Overview of Transfusion Enhancements (All)
    Charles McClure, Senior Applications Specialist, MEDITECH
    See an overview of current functionality and recently introduced enhancements to our Transfusion Administration Record (TAR) solution, including interim intakes and manual barcode. You’ll also learn implementation strategies and best practices.

    MEDITECH Leading the Way: Current Canadian and Interoperability Initiatives (All)
    Jonathan Hallman, Manager, Client Services, MEDITECH
    Chris DelGrande, Account Manager, Client Services, MEDITECH
    Joe Wall, Supervisor, Strategy, MEDITECH
    MEDITECH remains on the leading edge of supporting interoperability and our customers’ health information exchange needs. Learn how our ongoing participation in industry initiatives can help blaze the trail for your organization. Hear about several important initiatives being developed for our clients in Ontario and in Canada and how your organizations and LHINs can get involved. Initiatives we’ll be discussing include: eHealth Viewer, DrFirst RXM/e-Prescribing, WTIS Project, and a Provincial EMPI/Client Registry.

    2:15 p.m.

    Break and Technology Gallery

    2:30 p.m. 

    Customer Panel: Patient Portal (All)
    Ryan Kandasamiar, Clinical Application Specialist, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehab
    Wendy Odell, Manager, Clinical Information, Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences
    Listen to your peers as they share how they’ve empowered patients with MEDITECH’s Patient Portal!

    3:30 p.m.

    Patient-Centered Journey Through MEDITECH’s Web EHR (All)
    LIVE Demonstration; No Presentation Available

    Bill Stanton, Senior Manager, Marketing, MEDITECH
    Come experience the first EHR that will completely redefine physician productivity! Designed by physicians for physicians, our innovative toolset improves efficiency and safety, while transforming how physicians work in the ambulatory practice, emergency department, and acute care settings. MEDITECH’s groundbreaking web-based EHR provides what clinicians have been waiting for.

    4:30 p.m.

    Closing Remarks
    Joseph Coughlin, Associate Vice President, Client Services, MEDITECH
    As the event draws to a close, we’ll recap highlights from the day. We’ll also share how MEDITECH, as your EHR vendor, can support you as you return home and act on all the great information and ideas you gathered!

    Join us for light fare and refreshment immediately following our program!


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  • Gallery

    Want to learn even MORE about how MEDITECH is reimagining healthcare and redefining productivity? Have questions about our vendor solutions? Be sure to visit the Gallery to see demonstrations of our solutions and to speak with our vendors.

    See the following demos:

    • Best Practice Documentation
    • Business & Clinical Analytics
    • Canadian Initiatives
    • Interoperability
    • Journey Through MEDITECH's Web EHR
    • Quality and Surveillance Boards
    • Preparations for 6.1
    • READY Implementation

    Speak with these vendors:

    • First Databank
    • Forward Advantage
    • IMO
    • Teknicor
    • Zynx Health


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