Online access to COVID-19 lab test results for Health Care Providers

If you are an authorized Ontario health care provider with access to one of the provincial viewers (ClinicalConnect™, ConnectingOntario ClinicalViewer and eHealth Portal) or an electronic medical record system (with OLIS to EMR) or Hospital Information System (with OLIS integration), you can access novel coronavirus (COVID-19) lab test results stored in Ontario Laboratories Information System (OLIS) in near real-time.

eHealth Ontario

Benefits of connectingOntario – Dr. Mohan

ConnectingOntario provides comprehensive patient history and reduces duplicate tests

eHealth Ontario is leveraging local, regional and provincial assets and connecting existing information technologies to improve patient care and clinical efficiencies through its initiative, ConnectingOntario. ConnectingOntario is the key to enabling an electronic health record (EHR) system for the 13.6 million residents of Ontario.

ConnectingGTA is one of three programs that are part of eHealth Ontario’s initiative, ConnectingOntario. Dr. Mohan, chief of staff at Rouge Valley Health System speaks on the benefits of the program to patients and clinicians

The connectingGTA program represents 50 per cent of Ontario’s population and is comprised of six local health integration networks – Central, Central East, Central West, Mississauga Halton, North Simcoe Muskoka and Toronto Central.