New wave of telemedicine uses mobile phone video to link patients, doctors

New wave of telemedicine uses mobile phone video to link patients, doctors
Stick out your smartphone and say AHHHHH. Although it’s early days for a new wave of telemedicine, some Canadians can now avoid trips to the doctor’s office by using their mobile phone’s video camera. In March, Telus Health launched a new video link between patients and select doctors in British Columbia, the only province with a billing code to pay... Read More

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week

Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week
TORONTO — Five things to watch for in the Canadian business world in the coming week: Housing starts CMHC releases its latest read on the Canadian housing market on Monday when it publishes its preliminary data on housing starts for March. The annual pace of housing starts cooled in February as higher mortgage rates and less stimulative economic conditions helped... Read More