Committees and Task Forces

Our committees, working groups and forums connect our members with future partners.

We connect our members with strategic partner organizations and federal and regional government officials and policy makers. Participants also help direct the activities of the Association through key events and initiatives.

For more information about participation in any of the TECHNATION Health Committees please contact Elaine Huesing, Executive Director, at ehuesing@technationcanada or 780-489-4521.

Health Advocacy Committee (HAC)

Develops research and position papers that support industry partners as they make their case to various levels of government. Procurement issues are often front and center in committee work.

Health Interoperability & Standards Task Force (HISC)

The mandate of this taskforce to promote the adoption of internationally accepted standards for technology, nomenclature, data, and interoperability in the health sector; and to ensure our membership’s interests are being represented in key areas related to standards and emerging Provincial and Federal regulation.

Health Membership and Program Development Committee (HMPDC)

Develops relevant educational programming and partnership events to address emerging issues in digital medicine and health by bringing together members and potential partners.

Health Procurement Task Force (HPT)

The mandate of this task force is to continually streamline the procurement process of healthcare technology related goods and services in Canada. Healthcare technology encompasses all hardware, devices and software that manage information related to health and wellness.