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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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Dr. Peter Selby: How e-prescribing can help address the opioid crisis

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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

Since the onset of COVID-19, doctors say they have been hearing how patients are more and more anxious about going to the hospital

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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

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

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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

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

Experts discuss the impact of digital technologies on the COVID-19 responses in Europe and challenges in pushing digital health further.

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

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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

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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

The future of medicine is virtual — but what will the proliferation of private-sector tech in public health care mean for patients?

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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.

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

Before COVID-19, the Rehabilitation Robotics Lab team began working on a project that would provide access to specialist rehab assessments.

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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