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Digital healthcare start-ups building solutions for aging adults to watch for 2021

By Margaret DeRosia In Fall 2020, the Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) launched a Call for Innovations for its Mentorship, Capital and...

Virtual care in Canada: Pandemic accelerates activation, but more work needed says CMA

One year ago, with the adoption of virtual care in Canada still lagging, the Virtual Care Task Force – a collaboration of the Canadian...

App and education toolkit help rehab patients reach recovery goals

By Kelsi Break It’s been almost 10 years since Rob Staffen was in an accident that would change his life forever. Staffen was cycling down...

Inside-the-box’ technology solves organ and vaccine transportation problem

Following a fatal car crash, a registered organ donor could save the lives of many patients critically awaiting heart, kidney, liver, lung or pancreas...

Inside-the-box’ technology solves organ and vaccine transportation problem

By Crystal Mackay Following a fatal car crash, a registered organ donor could save the lives of many patients critically awaiting heart, kidney, liver, lung...

Canadians are ready to embrace “Virtual First” in health care

By Shelagh Maloney I recently participated in a podcast where we were discussing the rapid uptake of virtual care as a result of the COVID-19...

Artificial intelligence and digitization to enhance the patient experience

By An Tang The disruption created by COVID-19 has created an opportunity to consider modernization of the patient journey through the healthcare system. Technology “appification”...

Predictions for Canadian Healthcare IT 2021

By Dr. Chris Hobson 2020 was an unprecedented year. The healthcare IT landscape in Canada is evolving rapidly as it tries to balance the need...

Innovation in COVID-19 testing solutions offer hope to communities that need it most

Improving healthcare outcomes now and into the future. COVID-19 has challenged traditional approaches to healthcare. The global pandemic has provided Canada with the opportunity to...

The future of healthcare is less invasive

By Neil Fraser As Canada heads into winter and closes the door on 2020, hospitals are feeling increasingly snowed in by rising COVID-19 cases and...

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