Using Teleconsultation Technology to Improve Access to Health Professionals

By: Emily and Nithja

Have you ever wanted to see your doctor but his/her office was closed and then waited in an emergency department for hours to see a physician? Wouldn’t it be convenient to access healthcare professionals online? Here is what we are proposing: Along with existing health advice hotlines across the country, teleconsultation services can be provided to enable Canadians to receive convenient face-to-face consultations from healthcare providers online.