Solutions for Emergency Care with Virtual Walk-in Assessment

The UHN Emergency Departments is now offering virtual visits. What is a virtual visit? During a virtual visit, you do not come to the hospital to meet in-person. Instead, you speak with your care team using a regular phone, smartphone, tablet or computer. Who can have a virtual visit in the Emergency Department? To book a […]

How does a virtual clinic work?

Virtual Care allows patients access to Medical Providers for assessment, diagnosis and treatment options. Our Medical Providers serve most of your need conveniently from the comfort of your home by preventing unnecessary visits to busy clinics or hospitals. Swiftly book your virtual medical visit online so you can start feeling better, faster! Why Virtual Care? […]

Why is patient engagement important in healthcare?

Peter did not manage his health. He ate poorly, smoked regularly, exercised rarely, and saw his doctor once every five years. The result? In his late 50s, Peter experienced multiple chronic conditions and was a regular at the local ER. Many of Peter’s mid-life problems could have been avoided. He had good genes and good […]

How do you choose the best virtual clinic?

An online doctor service allows you to consult with Canadian trained and licensed physicians virtually. Initially, these platforms served those who lived in remote areas, or those unable to get to the doctor easily. However, in these COVID times, avoiding exposure to the virus is top-of-mind for most people. Consequently, more of us, but especially […]

How virtual care can keep safely pregnant patients

For the expectant mother, pregnancy should be a time of excitement and peaceful preparation. In the United States most obstetric practices require a minimum of a dozen (and frequently more) in-person office visits. This taxing demand on soon-to-be new parents can be mitigated through the utilization of telehealth. Can the application of telehealth help women […]

Virtual Care Improves Access to Care for Patients

Virtual care helps people access the care they need when and where they need it. We work with our partners to find better value for Ontario’s publicly funded health care system. Virtual Care in Ontario By maximizing access to care and minimizing travel and wait times, virtual care makes health care delivery more human, efficient, and […]

Improving patient safety during COVID-19 by virtual care

Virtual care is an important tool in Ontario’s efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19. To broaden the effective use of virtual care services, the Ontario Hospital Association (OHA), the Ontario Medical Association (OMA), OntarioMD (OMD) and the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN, now a division of Ontario Health), have joined forces to share key information and […]

Better quality and more user-friendly by using Virtual health solutions

Our patient engagement platform allows health care providers, specialists, allied health and community support workers, and others to provide virtual care through text messaging, audio-video conferencing, and secure document sharing. VirtualCare™ makes it quick and easy for you to deliver basic care like routine follow-ups and sharing lab results and prescriptions. Instead of requiring an in-clinic […]

What Applications Are User Friendly for Clinicians and Patients?

Discover the top virtual care industry and user-friendly applications today. Virtual care is a method of treating patients suffering from routine healthcare issues using written, audio, or video communication. It can also be referred to as virtual visits with the use of communication devices held by patients and healthcare professionals located in different places. It […]

How can we improve the quality of health care in Canada?

Indigenous citizens in Canada have a long history of being underserved by the healthcare system – often living in remote locations, they must frequently travel to get proper care. Even then, the attention they receive may be inappropriate or culturally insensitive, as exemplified by the recent case of Joyce Echaquan, a 37-year-old Atikamekw woman who […]