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Privacy watchdogs call for better health data practices 

telecom | 09/21/2022 4:41 pm EDT

Canadian federal, provincial, and territorial privacy commissioners are calling on stakeholders to beef up protections for data when it comes to health information and the growing use of digital technologies in the health sector.  In a joint resolution issued Wednesday,...

Telus Health completes early takeover of LifeWorks in $2.3 billion deal

telecom | 09/01/2022 6:00 pm EDT

Telus Health, a division of Telus Corp., finalized its takeover of LifeWorks Inc. on Thursday. The deal, which was originally announced in June, will see the western telecom...

Telus Health buys LifeWorks in $2.3B deal, analysts upbeat

telecom | 06/16/2022 4:02 pm EDT

Telus Corp. announced Thursday it is purchasing digital health company...

Privacy Commissioner advocates update of Privacy Act before Ethics committee

Media | 02/07/2022 4:43 pm EST

Canada’s Privacy Act needs to be updated, Privacy Commissioner Daniel...

eHealth raises data, privacy, and clinical questions: experts 

Media | 08/05/2020 6:07 pm EDT

eHealth technologies have been widely billed as bridging divides between...

Telus dives deeper into digital health sector with new buy

telecom | 08/14/2019 11:57 am EDT

Continuing its expansion into the digital health services sector, Telus...

Telus health app to offer video doctor appointments, AI advice

telecom | 03/05/2019 3:01 pm EST

A new app launched by Telus Corp.’s health division will enable users to video chat with doctors and consult an artificial-intelligence chatbot about their symptoms. Telus said Tuesday the new smartphone app, launched in partnership with UK-based remote health care...