February 15, 2022 – Toronto, ON
IMD Health Global (IMD) is pleased to announce an exciting and important partnership with the Canadian Psoriasis Network. IMD is a CloudMD Software & Services company focused on health education, providing engaging and informative resources to healthcare providers, patients, and their families via the IMD Health Patient Engagement Platform.
“CPN is excited about this partnership with IMD Health to provide information and resources to people who live with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis,” said Antonella Scali, Executive Director, Canadian Psoriasis Network. “It’s another step to help ensure people with psoriatic disease know that they’re not alone.”
IMD Health is the largest digital health educational platform in Canada, and one of the largest in North America. IMD offers innovative technology that facilitates meaningful dialogue between healthcare professionals and patients inside the examination room, at hospital bedsides, during pharmacy consultations, and during virtual consultations. This award-winning platform enables healthcare professionals to easily access over 110,000 educational infographics, videos, and text resources at the point of care.
“We are very excited to collaborate with the Canadian Psoriasis Network to provide clinicians, patients, and their families with trusted information about psoriatic disease. The resources will not only help increase awareness about psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, they will also provide information and guidance to help manage these conditions,” said Blaise O’Malley, Medical Content Manager, IMD. Many of these resources are available in both English and French.
About the Canadian Psoriasis Network
The Canadian Psoriasis Network (CPN) is a national not-for-profit organization dedicated to improving the lives of people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis (psoriatic disease) in Canada. We do this in part by providing current information on research and treatment options and by working with others to build awareness and advocacy about the complexity of these conditions.
Learn more at https://www.canadianpsoriasisnetwork.com/
For more information, contact: Antonella Scali, Executive Director, 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 6,000 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 treatment plan adherence. The IMD platform is utilized by over 15,300 practitioners (doctors, nurses, and pharmacists) in clinics, hospitals, pharmacies, infusion clinics, and 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 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