Connect to patients and peers from anywhere

Primary Care Physicians

Now you can easily and securely connect to OTNhub right from your desktop, laptop or mobile device. Follow up with your patients and peers through a videoconference visit. Use it for case conferencing and distance education. The OTNhub is convenient, secure and available with a single sign-in. Remember, that patient care through telemedicine is billable to OHIP.

* 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, healthcare providers get access to the Hub Directory to find and connect with their peers, along with relevant telemedicine choices for patient care and professional development that can enhance 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.

Learn more >>

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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.

Learn more >>

Private and secure

OTN is committed to protect the confidentiality of personal information in a manner that meets industry standards. Please read our Privacy Notice for information on OTN’s information practices related to personal information.

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.

Specialists

Many consultations with patients or primary care providers can be most efficiently handled by using telemedicine. It improves wait times for diagnosis and avoids the inconvenience of travel. Use it for case conferencing and distance education. Remember, patient care through telemedicine is billable to OHIP.

How OTNhub helps you checklist

* 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, healthcare providers get access to the Hub Directory to find and connect with their peers, along with relevant telemedicine choices for patient care and professional development that can enhance 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.

eVisit icon

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.

eConsult icon

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.

Specialists can apply to provide consultations to referring physicians by emailing eConsult@ontariomd.com.

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.
eLearning icon

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.
ePodium icon

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.

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 Teledermatology, Teleophthalmology and Telepsychiatry.

elderly male patient with doctor

Ontario Geriatrics Learning Centre

A collaborative online space where leading Ontario healthcare professionals have been invited to share their knowledge and expertise with those caring for the elderly. The site features on-demand, high-quality video lectures which cover a range of topics.

Learn more >>

elderly woman looking at iPad

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.

Learn more >>

Private and secure

OTN is committed to protect the confidentiality of personal information in a manner that meets industry standards. Please read our Privacy Notice for information on OTN’s information practices related to personal information.

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.