Alberta Health Services (AHS) is Canada’s first and largest provincewide, fully-integrated health system, responsible for delivering health services to the over four million people living in Alberta, as well as to some residents of Saskatchewan, B.C. and the Northwest Territories.
BC Health Information Management Professionals Society (BCHIMPS) is a premier not-for-profit organization for those involved with all aspects of managing health information within BC. Members are drawn from a wide variety of health organizations including health authorities, provincial agencies, provincial government, and the private sector. A key focus of BCHIMPS is member education. The Society sponsors regular symposia and other educational events featuring nationally recognized speakers while highlighting local and provincial initiatives.
The BC Cancer Agency plans, coordinates and evaluates cancer care with the health authorities across BC to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people living with or affected by cancer.
Canada's Health Informatics Association, founded in 1975, is a leading and growing organization with a membership in excess of 750. It is in the forefront of the Canadian healthcare information resource and technology field by working co-operatively with health institutions, professions, associations, consultants, vendors of information technology and applications, government and regulatory organizations in the pursuit of its mandate.
University of Victoria
PO Box 3050 STN CSC
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada V8W 3P5
Phone: 250-472-5131 Fax: 250-472-4751 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
International Medical Informatics Association -Since 1978, a group of professionals has been active within the framework of IFIP and under the name of IMIA, with the objective of serving the specific needs of the application of information technology in the field of health care and biomedical research.
Institute on Aging & Lifelong Health is a multidisciplinary research centre that takes a leading role in developing and refining research skills and mentoring the next generation of researchers and community-minded citizens.
The Island Health is one of six health authorities in British Columbia, established in December 2001, by the BC Ministry of Health Planning. It includes the former Central Vancouver Island and Capital Health Regions; North Island/Central Coast, Mount Waddington, Campbell River/Nootka, and Comox Valley Community Health Councils, and the Central Coast Transitional Health Authority.
The Ministry of Health and Ministry Responsible for Seniors provides management and leadership of the health care system on behalf of the provincial government. Through a broad range of programs, services and public funding, the ministry is responsible for maintaining high quality, affordable health care for all British Columbians.
PHSA plans, coordinates and evaluates specialized health services with the health authorities across BC to provide equitable and cost-effective health care for people needing cancer treatment, management of a complex mental health problem or cardiac care.
"Mission: To provide exemplary patient care and foster excellence in health care delivery, research and teaching."
University Health Services (UHS) provides a full service primary health clinic for students, and coordinates healthy student and campus initiatives.