Physician Pulse

Digital healthcare insights for physicians
April 23, 2019

Online support network offers ray of hope to sick youth

Having a chronic health condition can be scary, especially for young patients. Just ask Maggie Manning. Diagnosed with severe hip dysplasia at a very young age, Maggie has endured 11 hip operations throughout her childhood and complex foot surgery as a teenager. “For many years, I had to miss out […]

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Prescription Fentanyl partly to blame for Canada’s opioid crisis
April 18, 2019

Prescription Fentanyl partly to blame for Canada’s opioid crisis

Much of the focus of Canada’s opioid crisis is on the increasing number of deaths and hospitalizations caused by [...]
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April 17, 2019

Not all EMRs are equal: here’s what one clinic considered

When the Greenbelt Family Medical Team in Ottawa’s suburb of Nepean opened its doors in 2011, the clinic had [...]
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April 10, 2019

Building bridges in Canadian healthcare between doctors and patients

As the debate around the creation of a national EMR system continues, there appears to be a lack of consensus among [...]
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