Telemedicine delivers measurable organizational efficiencies
OTN offers hospitals, clinics, group practices and other partners a complete suite of secure products and services that support new models of care and align with provincial health mandates. Join the many other organizations, specialty care providers and primary care providers who already benefit from telemedicine and the OTNhub services.
With OTNhub membership, organizations get access to the Hub Directory to view and find healthcare providers using telemedicine, scheduling options to co-ordinate patient care, along with professional development opportunities. Healthcare providers delivering patient care through telemedicine manage their own practice profile in the Directory and have access to relevant telemedicine services for their practice – all easily made available online.
Today’s patient lives in an increasingly connected world, and OTN provides a care experience to match. Our eConsult, eVisit and eCare programs remove traditional barriers, making it easier, quicker and more convenient to consult specialists, share insights and engage with patients, all of which leads to improved care outcomes.
Consult with specialists in over 27 areas of care. Send data easily and securely from your PC, Mac or mobile device. Receive a response in 3 to 5 days.
Arrange real-time video visits with patients and peers. And choose the method that’s best for you: Room-based, PC, Mac or mobile.
Use apps and other devices to monitor patients or coach them to manage their condition at home.
Our online platform transforms peer-to-peer collaboration, clinical practice and the patient experience. Connecting tens of thousands to conferences, Grand Rounds, videoconferencing, remote patient monitoring and secure file sharing for consults and referrals.
Clinical Programs using telemedicine
Integrate telemedicine into your therapeutic areas of care
Today, healthcare professionals across Ontario are using telemedicine across many therapeutic areas of care. They can connect quickly with their patients, and when necessary, with specialists, to deliver high quality care while improving the patient experience.
Ontario Geriatrics Learning Centre
Providing the knowledge that providers need to support the province’s aging populations.
Northern Health Travel Grant
When Northern Ontario patients need to travel for specialized medical care, it can represent a significant personal and economic burden. See how telemedicine can make a difference.
Private and secure
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Billable to OHIP
Patient care through telemedicine is billable through OHIP. Physicians submit their bills for telemedicine consultations directly to OHIP. There is no cost to patients for telemedicine services. Get OHIP billing details here.