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Digital technology is breaking down barriers to mental health care

The pandemic has resulted in a dramatic increase in the number of Canadians seeking help for mental health issues.

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Digital health literacy as a social determinant of health

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Online mental health tool proving useful for public safety personnel

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Virtual Care Support Boosts Digital Health Literacy, Care Access

A digital health literacy program is providing patients with virtual care support to ensure care access and promote patient engagement.

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'Virtual Assistant' to help Hamilton with case management and contact tracing for COVID-19

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Ottawa invests in virtual care in BC and PEI

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How a Canadian invention is keeping surgical skills sharp while COVID-19 idles many ORs

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How machine learning is revolutionizing medical research in Nova Scotia and beyond

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Virtual Care in the Post-COVID World: How to Prepare Your Healthcare Environment

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Transforming Health Care on Vancouver Island

Throughout 2020 there has been a flurry of innovation to solve problems in every area of life, especially in health care.

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How lived experience could help us better understand mental health challenges facing older adults

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We created a support network to fight mental illness in the Indigenous community

Biidaaban is a group that offers Indigenous people a safe space to stay connected, and to share encouragement and kindness with each other.

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Report finds half of older patients prefer digital tools to in-person consultations

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Top 3 takeaways from a year that saw Canada’s healthcare sector transformed by innovation

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Virtual care team aims to reduce mental health wait times in Cape Breton

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Virtual mental health consultations on the rise in Saskatchewan

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Doctors adapt to treating patients virtually during COVID-19 pandemic

2020 brought many changes and telemedicine was thrust into the go-to method for non-urgent medical needs.

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Toronto hospitals encouraged by early stages of virtual ER programs

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Virtual clinic gives health care access to Alberta's isolated Indigenous communities

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Thunder Bay hospital opens virtual emergency department

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New website connects P.E.I. residents to mental health and substance use services

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Opinion: Keep the virtual health-care revolution going

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Imagining better health outcomes: How Canada can deliver on the promise of virtual care

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Sudbury's Health Science's North opens 'virtual emergency department'

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From virtual visits to emailed test results, COVID-19 has modernized health care in Nova Scotia

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Predictions for health care IT in 2021

Health IT in Canada is evolving rapidly as it tries to respond to COVID-19 while still managing other non-pandemic challenges.

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Digital healthcare was the future. Then along came Covid-19