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Improve patient flow, safety and quality of care
The Ottawa Hospital implemented a comprehensive care process management platform. It replaced manual processes with business rules which automatically notify specialists and clinicians as the patient’s status changes, eliminating bottlenecks or bridging communication gaps.

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A computerized crystal ball for HIV/AIDS
Working with a consortium that includes IBM Research, EuResist developed the largest clinically oriented antiretroviral drug resistance database in the world.

Vocera Communications System
Enable critical voice communications with Vocera to drive better outcomes Learn more about the Pierre Janet Hospital Centre story.

North York General Hospital
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Bringing care to patients
The Louisiana Rural Health Information Exchange (LARHIX) sought to enable rural patients to visit their local hospitals and receive remote clinical evaluations from LSUHSC-S specialists via telemedicine.

Data is the lifeblood of the Belgium Red Cross
A new solution enables a structured and organized view of Belgium's blood supplies and improve the team's ability to react swiftly to changes in its blood stock.

More personalized care and more effective doctors
IBM helped Extremadura Regional Government of Spain improve efficiency and reduce errors with an electronic prescription system. The quality of care also improved, as doctors have up to 30% more time for patient consultations.


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Smarter Planet Leadership series

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