COVID-19 PANDEMIC EFFECTS: Welcome to the digital revolution

Part 1: Turning to the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) Like so many other businesses forced to find new ways to work during the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare practices have been seeking new ways to expedite a digital transformation. Many physicians … read more

COVID-19 is Here.  Clean Your Cell Phone!

A 2015 study of physician’s smart phones found that 44 out of 53 of their phones had dangerous bacteria on them.  And most cell phones have more bacteria on them, including E. coli, than most toilet seats.  On average, we … read more

Text messaging – benefits and perils

According to a study authored by the University of Toronto in 2018, smartphones with their almost instant communication, has made texting popular in Canadian hospitals. Routine patient information being relayed by texting from surgeons to trainees was more likely than … read more

Virtual Doctors: The pros and cons of online health care

With five million Canadians not having regular access to a physician, more and more patients are embracing virtual medicine. The field is steadily growing – a recent survey reporting that 74% of Canadians saying they would be happy to use … read more

Digitize Everything: Paperless Tips For Your Practice

Since the 1980s, offices have been dreaming about going paperless. Fast-forward 30+ years and many offices remain just as reliant on paper as they did then. All of that paper results in clutter, cutting down trees, and difficulties finding specific … read more

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