Telemedicine delivers measurable organizational efficiencies

Healthcare Organizations

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.

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* There may be exceptions – please refer to the fee details when completing the sign up form
** Peripherals recommended for optimal quality – refer to Recommended Webcam & Peripherals

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.

Patient Care

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.

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eConsult

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.

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eVisit

Arrange real-time video visits with patients and peers. And choose the method that’s best for you: Room-based, PC, Mac or mobile.

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eCare

Use apps and other devices to monitor patients or coach them to manage their condition at home.

Professional Development

OTN provides healthcare providers with the opportunity to collaborate and connect with peers to enhance their professional development through our ePodium and eLearning services. In OTNhub you get instant access to thousands of educational learning resources, live and on-demand, all in one place. Use OTNhub as your go-to place to enhance your knowledge base.
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eLearning

Discover an extensive library of resources, archived learning videos, peer-reviewed papers and other clinical information that may be relevant to your practice. From how to practice telemedicine to watching archived Grand Rounds, to the latest clinical developments and innovative programs.
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ePodium

Attend live learning events from providers on a range of topics. OTN hosts professional learning sessions on clinical topics via video (some for credit) and webinars on how to use telemedicine services. And OTNhub members can webcast live events that are open to other members, like Grand Rounds.

Telemedicine Transforms

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.

Read how healthcare professionals have made telemedicine mainstream and incorporated it into their practice for psychiatry, oncology, general surgery and cardiology.

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Ontario Geriatrics Learning Centre

Providing the knowledge that providers need to support the province’s aging populations.

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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.

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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.