TELUS delivering over 10,000 free mobile devices to help isolated seniors, hospitalized patients and vulnerable Canadians stay connected during the COVID-19 pandemicApril 20, 2020Read more
TELUS Mobility For Good COVID-19 Emergency Response program has already donated more than 6,000 mobile devices paired with $0 rate plans to enable vital connections for those who need them most
VANCOUVER, British Columbia, April 20, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — To keep Canada’s most vulnerable citizens connected during the COVID-19 pandemic, TELUS is giving over ...
- April 17, 2020Bennett Jones’ COVID-19 Resource Centre is continually updated to help businesses address the variety of complex legal issues resulting from the pandemic. Here is an update on this week’s key developments, what they mean for business and our insights on how companies can respond and recover.
Business Continuity & Recovery
- April 14, 2020
TORONTO, April 14, 2020 /CNW/ – In response to feedback from physicians and pharmacists managing patient consultations virtually during COVID-19, Canada Health Infoway’s PrescribeIT® has initiated an EMR-Virtual Care Investment Program.The Infoway EMR-Virtual Care Investment initiative will provide participating EMR ...Read more
- April 14, 2020Read more
Toronto (April 14, 2020) – NexJ Health Inc., a provider of patient and family-facing engagement solutions for chronic disease management, announced today the Connecting2gether research study being conducted in collaboration with The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) is underway. Connecting2gether will explore the use of NexJ Health’s virtual care technology platform, NexJ Connected Wellness for helping ...
Macadamian Technologies and Bruyère Continuing Care join forces to launch an employee COVID-19 Screening Mobile AppApril 14, 2020Read more
GATINEAU, Quebec & OTTAWA, Ontario, April 14, 2020 /PRHandout/ — The COVID-19 pandemic has created an urgent need for health care providers both in Long-Term Care and in hospital settings to have the ability to assess and monitor the health status of their front line to both mitigate risks and respond accordingly.
Screening is ...
- April 13, 2020
OTTAWA, Canada – Ottawa’s Spartan Bioscience today announced it has received Health Canada approval for its rapid, accurate and portable COVID-19 test. Approval by Health Canada means that tests can now be shipped to Spartan’s federal and provincial government partners starting immediately.
Spartan’s test consists of a portable DNA analyzer ...
- April 13, 2020Read more
OTTAWA, ON, APRIL 13, 2020 – Vocantas, the leader in multimodal communication, is dedicated to offering hosted solutions that are designed to be deployed rapidly and meet the evolving needs of organizations. Vocantas Automated Shift Fill (ASF) has recently received phrase from organizations across North America in sectors such as healthcare, manufacturing, and retail, during the COVID-19 outbreak, ...
- April 12, 2020Read more
New platform will allow researchers to better detect, plan and respond to the outbreak
TORONTO —The Ontario government is taking steps to better detect, plan and respond to the COVID-19 outbreak. In consultation with the Ontario Privacy Commissioner, the province is developing a new health data ...
- April 14, 2020