Virtual Care is Here to Stay – by Dr. Darren Larsen, Chief Medical Officer, OntarioMD

The last four months have seen the rapid rise of the use of virtual care tools in practice.  This has been a remarkable change. Doctors went from about 7% use of virtual care to 89% of primary care physicians using a virtual care…

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Virtual Care Tips and Tricks

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Contributors include OntarioMD Practice Advisor Tania Hunt with recommendations from OntarioMD Physician Peer Leaders from our Virtual Care Webinar Series This is part two of our blog series on virtual care for clinicians. Check out part one on Virtual Care: Preparing your staff and…

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Virtual Care: Preparing your staff and notifying your patients

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Contributors include OntarioMD Practice Advisor Tania Hunt with recommendations from OntarioMD Physician Peer Leaders from our Virtual Care Webinar Series With the onset of the COVID-19 , clinicians have quickly adapted to physical distancing with their patients and using virtual care to avoid…

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Dear Doctor, your computer can help you with time management

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Author - Dr. John Wyatt Crosby, OntarioMD Physician Peer Leader As an OntarioMD Peer Leader, I act as an efficiency expert for family doctors. OntarioMD Peer Leaders are a network of over 60 physicians, nurses and clinic managers across the province who are…

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Virtual care tools for physician practices to help practices contain the spread of COVID-19

HOW TO GET ACCESS TO VIRTUAL CARE TOOLS OntarioMD recognizes the pressures that a public health outbreak puts on physician practices and the health care system and is working with the Ontario Medical Association (OMA), the Ministry of Health, Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN)…

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A Decade at OntarioMD: Progress from Paper to EMRs

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Contributed by Mary Lou Fleming and Diane Ricordi, OntarioMD Practice Advisors In early 2020, two of OntarioMD’s longest-serving Practice Advisors shifted into retirement. As key members of OntarioMD’s hands-on practice support team since 2009, Mary Lou Fleming and Diane Ricordi have had a…

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