IMD Health Global and Family Physician Airways Group of Canada announce partnership to provide health care providers credible resources for patient education
January 26, 2022 – Toronto, Ontario
IMD Health Global (IMD) is pleased to announce an important new partnership with Family Physician Airways Group of Canada (FPAGC). IMD is a CloudMD Software & Services company focused on digital health education, to provide resources to healthcare providers, patients and their families on the IMD platform.
“We have quite an extensive tool section to assist our colleagues in the care of patient with respiratory issues. Our website also contains educational resources and newsletters to assist primary care practitioners in the day to day management of multiple different conditions associated with respiratory conditions. We look forward to IMD being able to reach practitioners who are not currently aware of what we offer.” said Dr. Alan Kaplan, Chair of Family Physician Airways Group of Canada.
IMD Health is the largest digital health educational platform in Canada. IMD offers innovative technology that facilitates meaningful dialogue between healthcare professionals and patients inside the examination room, hospital bedsides, pharmacy consultations and during virtual consultations. IMD’s award-winning platform enables healthcare professionals to instantly access over 110,000 educational graphics, videos and resources at the point of care, across Canada.
“We are very excited to collaborate with Family Physician Airways Group of Canada to provide our clinicians, patients and their families with trusted information to improve their understanding of respiratory conditions,” said Alice Haidau, Medical Content Manager, IMD, citing the need for accurate, reliable health information, particularly given the shift toward digital tools incited by the pandemic, and internet use which often leads to misinformation.
Through a resource like IMD, full of user-friendly and visually appealing information, healthcare providers, their patients and families will gain a better understanding and management of respiratory conditions in Canada.
About Family Physician Airways Group of Canada
The Family Physician Airways Group of Canada is committed to helping those with airway diseases lead a full life. The group is dedicated to helping all family physicians maintain and increase their skill in assisting those with airway diseases like asthma and COPD.
Learn more at https://www.fpagc.com
For more information, contact Dr. Alan Kaplan, Chair of FPAGC, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About IMD Health Global
IMD Health Global is a Toronto-based eHealth software development company, focused on innovating healthcare education. Since 2010, IMD has grown into Canada’s largest digital patient engagement platform. Centred “At The Point of Care” ®, healthcare professionals use IMD’s cloud-based platform (in clinic or virtual consults) to engage with their patients at a deeper level and optimize knowledge transfer surrounding a patient’s condition and treatment plan. This is done through the seamless integration of over 110,000 images, booklets, and video resources, (covering 5,600 health topics) into an award-winning user interface that makes patient education both efficient and effective. At the end of a patient’s consult, a summary of all the discussed information can be emailed to the patient to review and continue their learning journey at home, improving their health literacy and adherence to their treatment plan. The IMD platform is utilized by over 14,300 practitioners (doctors, nurses and pharmacists in, clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, infusion clinics and in homecare settings. For more information please visit: www.IMDhealth.com and https://app.IMDhealth.com IMD Health is a subsidiary of CloudMD Software & Services (TSXV: DOC)
For more information, contact Jared Sonnenberg, VP, at jared.sonnenberg@IMDhealth.com.
About CloudMD Software & Services
CloudMD is transforming the delivery of healthcare using technology and by providing a patient-centric approach, with an emphasis on continuity of care. By leveraging healthcare technology, the Company is building one, connected platform that addresses all points of a patient’s healthcare journey and provides better access to care and improved outcomes. Through CloudMD’s proprietary technology, the Company delivers quality healthcare through a holistic offering including hybrid primary care clinics, specialist care, telemedicine, mental health support, healthcare navigation, educational resources, and artificial intelligence (AI). CloudMD’s Enterprise Health Solutions Division includes the leading Student Assistance Program and one of the top 4 Employee Assistance Programs in Canada and offers one comprehensive, digitally connected platform for educational institutions, corporations, insurers, and advisors to better manage the health and wellness of their students, employees, and customers.
CloudMD currently services a combined ecosystem of over 7,000 psychiatrists, approximately 4,500 therapists and counsellors, approximately 4,000 psychologists, over 22,000 family physicians, over 34,000 medical specialists, over 1,500 allied health professionals, over 500 clinics, and over 5 million individuals across North America. For more information visit: https://investors.cloudmd.ca