A Rich, Rapidly Evolving Field: Celebrating National Nursing Week

In honour of National Nursing Week on May 6-12, we’d like to take the opportunity to celebrate our own in-house nursing team (upwards of 25 of them!) by asking each of them a seemingly simple question: What does nursing mean to you? The response was overwhelmingly positive, and the insights provided were very telling. In addition […]

Profile: Olivia Logan, RPN, Clinical Quality Specialist

Here at Think Research we are proud of the breadth of clinical knowledge and expertise that we have in house, and how valuable this is when feeding into the development of our products. One of our own clinical quality specialists, Olivia Logan, was recently profiled by the Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO) to […]

Engaging Patients through VirtualCare

A Recent Survey Despite recent emphasis on patient-centred care, most healthcare research still seems to focus on physician, facility, or even system-level results: dollars saved per patient, cost per treatment, tool adoption by specialty, etc. But when considering a tool such as VirtualCare, or eReferrals, there’s a degree of patient intimacy and engagement that makes […]

The People Behind the Change

Introducing Anna Slawski Every day at Think Research, we have the opportunity to work with a number of inspiring clinicians who have dedicated their lives to transforming care. We’re honoured to work with these exceptional clinicians, and to share their success! We recently had the opportunity to sit down with Anna Slawski, Director of Resident […]

Falling Through the Cracks: Greg’s Story

Greg’s Wings is a not-for-profit organization established in honour of a Canadian named Greg Price. The organization is founded on the events of Greg’s journey through the Alberta healthcare system, and the culmination of failures that ended in his unexpected and tragic death. In spite of the sadness of Greg’s Story, the message behind ‘Falling […]

Top Trends in Healthcare for 2019

It’s the start of another year, and with it, whirlwind changes are expected for healthcare systems around the world. Here at Think Research, we love to ring in the new year by gathering what we think the top trends in healthcare will be for 2019. Artificial Intelligence AI is rapidly shaping the way healthcare will […]

Health-care data in the cloud? Early adopter took a giant leap, and it paid off

The decision to go with the cloud may seem like a no-brainer now, but for Think Research there were pros and cons to consider back in 2010 DAVID ISRAELSON The series: We look at decision makers among Canada’s mid-sized companies who took successful action in a competitive global digital economy. Living up to the company’s […]

Meet Hubly: A Vision for Connecting the Continuum of Care

One of the most fundamental challenges that healthcare systems face today is system integration. With EHR, EMR, CPOE and other systems often speaking different languages, sharing important data and information can become incredibly difficult, and custom integrations between specific systems is labour-intensive, costly and only provides a temporary solution to a deeper, underlying problem. We […]

The People Behind the Change

Introducing Jacquie L. Badiou It’s a dynamic, ever-changing environment here at Think Research, but one thing is constant: every day, we have the opportunity to work with a number of inspiring clinicians who have dedicated their lives to transforming care and improving patient outcomes. We’re honoured to work with these exceptional clinicians, and to share […]