COVID-19 accelerates telehealth adoption

The meteoric growth in telehealth adoption during the COVID-19 pandemic is a case study in how a crisis can trigger...

May 20th, 2020 Yogi Schulz

Canada has taken down over 1,500 coronavirus-related scam sites

Canada's cyber incident response centre has taken down over 1,500 COVID-19-themed fraudulent sites or email addresses aimed at Canadians, IT...

May 1st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Canadian wireless providers asked to carry COVID-19 advice texts from WHO

Canadians with wireless devices could soon be getting COVID-19 prevention advice by text as part of an arrangement between the...

April 21st, 2020 Howard Solomon

Toronto hospital recovering from ransomware attack

A Toronto hospital is recovering after being hit last week by a variant of Ryuk ransomware. However, so far it...

October 3rd, 2019 Howard Solomon

Canada Health Infoway - health data

There’s a war for your data and health care is next

By Abigail Carter-Langford, executive director of health information governance & chief privacy officer at Canada Health Infoway As consumers, we...

November 22nd, 2018 IT World Canada Team

The Business Leadership Podcast: Dr. Laura Lee Copeland MD HealthTech

Mindfulness has been a buzzword for this year. Can business leaders practice being mindful? Will it benefit their organization? All...

September 19th, 2018 Edwin Frondozo

Ontario hospital’s exposure of tens of thousands of unused IP addresses was risky, says study

An Ontario hospital last fall accounted for over three quarters of the exposed and unusued IP addresses or connected devices among...

April 5th, 2018 Howard Solomon

Canadian healthcare apps set to take off with encryption as a service

A new mobile security service might be just what the doctor ordered for healthcare organizations that are struggling to launch...

Sponsored By: TELUS

Leveraging big data in the healthcare industry

Many would say medicine entered the digital age on June 26, 2000, when US President Bill Clinton and UK Prime...

Sponsored By: IBM