About 60 per cent of healthcare visits in Canada are now conducted virtually, a jump from the 10 to 20 per cent pre-pandemic.
St. Joe's Hamilton says its virtual emergency department – partially launched during the coronavirus pandemic – is here to stay.
July 30, 2-3 p.m. ET
Patients adopted virtual care during the COVID-19 pandemic out of necessity but now they want those services to stick around.
Health authorities have mostly left physicians to figure out how to provide virtual care during the pandemic.
At this event, Infoway will join health care professionals to learn from Canada’s experts in family medicine, research and education.
Expanding virtual offerings needs to be done thoughtfully, though, to avoid current inequalities.
Working together, Canadians, health care practitioners and industry can transform health care.