Year: 2014

2 Dec

Tis the Season for Hockey Software

As temperatures drop and ponds freeze, Canadian kids dig out their hockey gear and head out the door for some winter fun.  Hockey is one of those iconic images that people have about Canada.  It’s part of our culture and our identity.  And we like to be the best at it. There are a whole […]
27 Nov

Electronic Health Records (EHR) – Some Comparisons

In the US, the Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS) reported that EMR adoption rates “have been slower than expected in the United States, especially in comparison to other industry sectors and other developed countries. A key reason, aside from initial costs and lost productivity during EMR implementations, is lack of efficiency and usability […]
26 Nov

SageTea Software and Natural Language Programming

Webopedia says, “A human language. For example, English, French, and Chinese are natural languages. Computer languages, such as FORTRAN and C, are not. Probably the single most challenging problem in computer science is to develop computers that can understand natural languages. So far, the complete solution to this problem has proved elusive, although a great […]
25 Nov

Vision – It’s All in the Details

SageTea Software has worked closely with doctors to develop a revolutionary new EMR application for clinical practices; and from this application platform have designed, Vision, the industry’s newest EMR program designed specifically for Ophthalmologists. A lot of time and input from both doctors and clinical staffers was required to develop this application as it was […]
21 Nov

Are We Losing the EMR Race?

We tend to think that Canada, or at least North America, has the best of everything. After all, why would so many people want to emigrate here if it wasn’t true? We tease our American cousins about being myopic about the world ending at the American border but are we guilty of thinking that life […]
20 Nov

Is Your Medical EMR Software Driving You Crazy?

You’re a busy doctor! You have a thriving practice but are plagued by problems with the EMR software that you had to buy to digitize your records. Your patients are waiting longer and getting frustrated, your staff is complaining and you are spending money on a system that doesn’t do everything that you need. Does […]
13 Nov

Electronic Medical Records – A New Vision

These are challenging times for medical practitioners. Between the potential threat of Ebola and the massive but routine amount of information that specialists have to keep up with; keeping up with provincial EMR requirements can seem like an overwhelming burden. It’s not that anyone thinks digital medical record keeping is unnecessary. MD’s recognize the incredible […]
6 Nov

Getting the Golden Ticket to the Software Factory

As one of the marketing folks here at SageTea Software, I am never at a loss for ideas for what product(s) we should build next. What makes matters worse, or better, is that our Text to Software tool allows us to build software applications quite quickly. Therein lies the problem. Granted, it’s a nice problem […]
17 Oct

See us at GTEC – October 27-30

Sagetea Software, one of Ottawa’s hottest new IT companies, will be presenting its latest software at GTEC 2014 being held at the Ottawa Convention Center from October 27-30. GTEC is the annual showcase for leading edge technology designed for the public sector IM/IT professionals.  Hundreds of people from both the public service and independent companies […]