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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

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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

The government of Canada announced investments in virtual care for the provinces of British Columbia and Prince Edward Island.

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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

Advanced computer programs that use machine learning are transforming the way medical research is done in Nova Scotia and around the world.

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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

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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

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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

Three Toronto hospitals say they’ve had early success with their virtual emergency departments and hope that the service is here to stay.

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

A virtual clinic for Indigenous people in Alberta has launched to address a gap in care that has become more evident during the pandemic.

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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

Nova Scotia has seen more change in health care delivery in the last six months than in the last 20 years.

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Predictions for health care IT in 2021

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

In 2021, more people will gain access to their health data and use it to make decisions about their medical care.