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Virtual emergency service brings peace-of-mind to rural workers

By Rebecca Connop Price With fewer than 500 residents and sitting on a 137-kilometer-long lake surrounded by mountains in the far northwestern reaches of British...

Canada’s first smart hospital leverages digital devices to enhance emergency preparedness

By Zeeshan Ahmed and Vaso Charitsis Cortellucci Vaughan Hospital, Canada’s first smart hospital and the first net new hospital in Ontario in more than 30...

Majority of Canadian physicians planning to use virtual care post-pandemic

According to a recent survey conducted for Canada Health Infoway (Infoway) and the Canadian Medical Association (CMA), almost all Canadian physicians say they will continue...

Opening the digital front door for patients

** By David Jirku The healthcare experience today can still feel like a trip down an ever-winding road for patients. Appointment juggling, navigating unfamiliar clinics...

AgeTech solutions: New technologies will make a difference in long-term care

By Alex Mihailidis As we start to imagine life after this global pandemic, we must not lose momentum in searching for lessons. There is an important...

Plugged in: How the fourth utility has become more than an amenity

By William R MacGowan For decades, water, gas and electricity have been the key utilities of a building infrastructure, but a new utility has emerged...

Patient perspectives on virtual health in B.C. during COVID-19

By Alix Main In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual health has become an essential means of delivering care safely to citizens across British...

Underpinning an inclusive recovery: the network’s role in the vaccine rollout

*By David Jirku and Ron Rotman  While the pandemic has disrupted life as we know it, there does seem to be an end in...

Virtual care and the future of digital health

By Michael Green Within weeks of the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the use of virtual care exploded in Canada. About 60 per cent of...

Exploring the evolving world of digital health through the pandemic and beyond

*By Daniel Martz, Vice President, Virtual Care, TELUS Health The World Health Organization (WHO) global strategy for digital health acknowledges the potential for technology to...

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