Republished from The Children's Prize Foundation Newsletter
The citizens of Canada are changing health and healthcare in their country through the ImagineNation Challenges. Managed by Canada Health Infoway, the goal of these challenges is to improve the quality of care and the patient experience.
Last week, we posted an article that highlighted three government challenges - one city, one state and one federal. This week, we're focusing on four more.
Competitions, challenges and contests can be used in so many positive ways. As a matter of fact, we outlined a few of them in our white paper "8 Ways a Challenge Can Boost Your Business."
Heart disease and stroke are the first and fourth leading causes of death in the United States. Heart disease is responsible for 1 of every 4 deaths in the country.
For the past 15 months, Canadian health care providers have been quietly logging the number of digital connections they've been making with patients and colleagues. The reason? Participants were competing in the Skild powered e-Connect Impact Challenge. Canada Health Infoway has been sponsoring the ImagineNation challenges for the past several years to "inspire, provoke, and promote...