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Digital health solutions integral to expanding health care access for Canadians

During the pandemic, the development and adoption of virtual care and other digital health tools has rapidly increased in Canada.

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New iPhone Health app feature gives doctors easier access to data

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Kelowna residents develop new app to support men’s mental health

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Virtual medical care is here to stay post-pandemic, Doctors of B.C. says

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Empowering physicians by putting them back in the driver’s seat through virtual care

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Old ideas, new app to support mental health in Sask. First Nations

The app works by prompting users with regular questions and connecting them to other community members or local health care practitioners.

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Augmented reality app for kids going into surgery launched at Surrey hospital

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Booking with a bot: P.E.I. Vax Bot is helping Islanders get COVID-19 vaccinations

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Virtual care popular at BC Children’s Hospital, plans underway to continue post-pandemic

A new survey of B.C. Children's Hospital patients and their families has found very positive feedback to the online care visit program.

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Regina man creates made-in-Sask. vaccine locator available to anyone by text

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New texting tool helps Ontarians find nearby COVID-19 vaccination sites

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NWT launches new e-mental health support for youth

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Toronto partnering with Vaccine Hunters Canada to connect residents with COVID-19 shots

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How thousands of COVID-19 patients have been getting remote care at home

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This much virtual health care wasn't intentional, but experts say it may be here to stay

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Spurred by COVID-19 pandemic, Sask. aims to improve virtual care

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Canadians Are Ready to Embrace “Virtual First” in Health Care

Over the past year, the pandemic has necessitated the adoption of virtual care, and Canadians are mostly embracing this change.

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Expanded during pandemic, virtual medical care offers big climate benefits: researchers

Nearly half of Canadians surveyed used virtual medical care during pandemic, and most reported good results.

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Mayo Clinic Launches New Platform for Analyzing Data From mHealth Devices

Patients

$600K donation to boost online mental health programming in Nova Scotia

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Digital identity service arrives at Niagara Health

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We must harness digital technology for 21st-century health care

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Cleveland Clinic, IBM ink quantum computing tech partnership to accelerate health research

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Virtual care and the future of digital health

With the increased demand for virtual services, we need to ensure that all Canadians have access to digital health tools and services.

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Virtual appointments are here to stay post-COVID-19, says B.C. doctors association

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One year into offering virtual care to my patients, I know it’s here to stay

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COMMENTARY: Virtual care will continue long after COVID-19 pandemic ends