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Canada’s ‘new normal’ must include virtual care

About 60 per cent of healthcare visits in Canada are now conducted virtually, a jump from the 10 to 20 per cent pre-pandemic.

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IBM Launches Blockchain-Powered Digital Health Pass for COVID-19

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Virtual emergency rooms bridge gap between health-care professionals, patients amid pandemic

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Apple users can now access health records from three GTA hospitals through their iPhone

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Toronto doctor using TikTok to deliver public health messaging to young people

When he’s not busy working as a palliative care physician, Dr. Naheed Dosani is connecting with young people and creating viral videos.

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Off the couch, onto the screen: Is the shift to virtual mental health care here to stay?

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U of T launches IBM-powered virtual assistant to help students access mental health supports

U of T is introducing Navi, an easy-to-use virtual chat assistant that can help students find appropriate mental health supports.

Nova Scotia to extend access to virtual care options for doctors and patients

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Infoway Partnership: Fall Series

Oct. 13 & Nov. 17, 2020

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How e-prescribing can help address the opioid crisis

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20th Annual Healthcare Summit

October 26-27, 2020

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It's time for Ontario to get behind virtual health care — for good

COVID-19 has changed our world and we have an opportunity to do now what we failed to do in the wake of SARS.

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Virtual health care gets positive early reviews in New Brunswick

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Tech startup develops rapid COVID-19 test to be taken completely at home

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Fraser Health launches COVID-19 school exposures website outlining known events

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Ontario doctors, patient advocates say telemedicine spurred by COVID-19 pandemic is here to stay

The arrival of COVID-19 has taken the concept of telemedicine from a pipe dream to a fixture across Ontario.

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COVID-19 has pushed digital health forward, but challenges still persist

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N.L. launches COVID-19 notification app, 2nd province to do so

The COVID Alert app is now live in Newfoundland and Labrador, as the province has become the second in Canada to sign up for the service..

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13 Canadian hospitals launching national youth mental health project

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$82.5M to go toward improving Indigenous mental health amid coronavirus

Indigenous Services Minister says access to mental health services for Indigenous communities have been disrupted due to the pandemic.

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B.C. 2.0.: Doctors and patients learn that there's no place like home

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How COVID-19 kicked virtual medicine into high gear

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The post-pandemic future: Virtual visits will revolutionize family health care

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Virtual doctor visits up in B.C.

It's important to get the medical care you need, even during a pandemic. And putting off your kids' vaccines or a visit to the ER is risky.

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Virtual health services will stay long after COVID says U of A researcher

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U of A's robot rehab project hopes pandemic increases user comfort with virtual health care

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Telehealth boosts mental health patient engagement, care plan compliance

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