The Centre of it all:
HealthAchieve's Exhibit Floor
Learn from inspiring innovations, engage with industry leaders and network with thousands of health care professionals who come to HealthAchieve to be empowered by the potential that changes holds. The HealthAchieve exhibit floor is the centre of it all – it's a platform for change that focuses on the future and a place where you can let go and have some fun. Here are some of the attractions you can look forward to at HealthAchieve 2017.
Designated Exhibit Hours
In order to allow delegates ample opportunity to visit the exhibition, the following hours are designated exhibit hours where no educational sessions will take place:
Monday, November 6
From 9:00am – 10:00am, from 11:30am – 1:30pm and from 3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 7
From 9:00am – 10:00am, 11:30am – 1:00pm and from 2:30pm – 3:30pm
Excellence in Practice Poster Display
HealthAchieve 2017 has accepted approximately 30 applications for the Excellence in Practice Poster Display that reflect the conference theme of Inspiring Ideas and Innovation as they contribute to the Future of Health Care.
Garden H²Oh! (Booth# 509)
Come and see what is growing in the future of healthcare. It's about green space, peace of mind, meditation, virtual reality, easy growing, forest bathing, and local food contributing to a healthy lifestyle, demonstrating a best practice combination at Health Achieve a play on the garden from last year, version 1, this year we have version 2. Garden H²Oh! Take in some "forest bathing", meditation, virtual reality, the smell of fresh vegetables some food tasting mixed with technology, it's all in the Garden H²Oh! exhibit. You will be energized.
Muse – the brain sensing headband
Muse will provide information on how to reach that meditative state at any time. Use the H²Oh! garden environment for your meditation pleasure..
The Growing Connection/Young Urban Farmers
The Growing Connection connects food to a healthy lifestyle. Experience the smell of basil and other herbs in the H²Oh! garden. Gain knowledge on how we and our place of work has the option to engage in growing fresh food. Easy growing comes with the joys and rewards of bringing fresh food into your life and workplace.
Sheridan Nurseries provides the framework to the H²Oh! garden; introducing forest bathing. Come and feel what forest bathing can do for you.
Experience a virtual reality outdoor experience in the UHN OpenLab, a design and innovation shop dedicated to finding creative solutions that transform the way health care is delivered and experienced. Be part of the data collection.
InnovationEX Displays (Booth #1703)
The Joint Centres is a partnership between six large community hospitals that collaborate on spread of innovation and leading practices to improve quality, safety and performance of the healthcare system. Stop by this six-hospital display showcasing Mackenzie Health, Markham Stouffville Hospital, Michael Garron Hospital, North York General Hospital, Southlake Regional Health Centre, and St. Joseph's Health Centre.
Innovation Lane (formerly called New Product Showcase)
Don't miss this opportunity to see some of the latest and greatest products that are sure to transform the delivery of health care. Exhibitors you will find in the New Product Showcase include:
CM Inc. - Health Funding System (Booth #819)
DebMed - GMS 2.0 (Booth #1418)
Essity – TENA Confioair Breathable Technology for Absorbent Products (Booth #818)
Fitter International Inc. (Fitterfirst)- Active Office Board (Booth #918)
Hopitel Inc. - Patientlogix Social Media Health Network (Booth #1019)
Human Care Canada Inc. - Ventilated Material Slings (Booth #1118)
Interbit Data - NetRelay (Booth #1419)
Portal724 Canada Inc. - P724’s Telehealth Kit-in-a-box (Booth #1319)
Precise ParkLink Inc. - Electric Vehicle Charging Station (Booth #1218)
Spectrum Health Care - Multiple Patient Transport (Booth #1543)
Stryker/Sage Products - Prevalon MATS (Booth #1119)
Voyago Health - Patient Transfer Equipment (Booth #528)
Intelligent Health Pavilion™ (Booth #1627)
Voted winner of the People's Choice Award at HealthAchieve 2016, the Intelligent Health Pavilion™ (IHP) will be an even greater experience for delegates at this year's HealthAchieve. Visit Booth #1627 to see first-hand, fully integrated, multiple vendor solutions, and understand why and where they fit into your overall health care strategy.
By participating in our mobile app scavenger hunt game, you'll earn points for a chance to win a grand prize valued at $1,000 and will be entered in draws for a chance to win prizes valued at over $500! Visit the app store and type in MYHA2017 to download the app today!
HAAO Silent Auction (Booth #615)
Bid early and bid often on tons of amazing items at the HAAO Silent Auction at Booth 615. There's literally something for everyone.
Book Store and Book Signing (Booth #1721/1723)
Several HealthAchieve keynote speakers' books will be available for purchase at the book store located on the exhibit floor at booth 1821/1823. We will be offering special onsite pricing for books so come prepared to take advantage of the special offers and get your books signed by some of the authors!
NRC Health Takes Your Pulse
In an effort to ensure the HealthAchieve 2017 team is meeting delegate and exhibitor requirements in real time, the NRC Health will be conducting a Pulse Survey to measure delegate experience. NRC Health will also be taking votes for the People's Choice Award electronically using iPads. Simply look for an Associate wearing the "Survey Team" shirt or visit NRC Booth #1415 to place your vote.
The annual exhibitor awards, determined by a panel of judges, recognizes the "best of the best" among exhibitors, highlighting excellence in exhibit space design, product display and
The People's Choice Award
An award based on ranked scores by a panel of judges is one thing, but what do the customers and clients think? A random survey of delegates on the exhibit floor will be conducted during
the event to determine which exhibit space delegates liked best. Don't forget to visit the Information Centre on the exhibit floor to vote for your favourite exhibit space.
Meet and Mingle – Tuesday, November 7 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Join all delegates and exhibitors up on HealthAchieve's award-winning exhibit floor, to meet and mingle with health care professionals and business leaders in the industry. It's one hour dedicated just for you – giving you the opportunity to take a break, see some of the latest innovations in health care, share your ideas and points of view with colleagues.
TELUS Health Lounge (Booth #1015)
See your #healthachieve tweets and Instagram posts live on our social media wall while staying hydrated at our water stations. This lounge area will have two large charging stations, allowing you to lock up your mobile device for recharging, while you can relax and tour the floor.
Wellness Centre (Booth # 729)
Health Bound Health Network is Ontario's fastest growing multidisciplinary health network that meets the highest standards of quality of care accredited by CARF International. This year, they are very excited to provide delegates with the following complimentary services: ADP (assistive devices) consultation, Seated Massage, Medical Cosmetics and Nutritionist Consultations.
Complimentary Services and Products
Ask the Expert: Medical Cosmetics and Nutritionist Consultation (#729)
Charging stations (#1015)
Complimentary drinking water (#1015)
Flu Shot Clinic (#1329)
Massage Chairs and $3,000 Massage Chair Wellness Prize (#723/725)
Seated Massage, Assistive Devices Consultation (#729)
HealthAchieve would like to thank the following companies for providing their services or products on the exhibit floor.
Bayshore Home Health
GOJO Industries, Inc.
Health Bound Health Network
M and M Sales and Consulting
MUSE: the brain sensing headband
The Drinking Water Company
The Growing Connection/Young Urban Farmers