A Guide to Understanding and Improving Health Literacy
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A Guide to Understanding and Improving Health Literacy

  Written by Blaise O’Malley, MPH October is Health Literacy Month and IMD wants to celebrate by helping patients increase their own health literacy, enabling them to make informed decisions about their health and wellbeing. Read on to learn more about this important topic! What is health literacy? Many different definitions of health literacy have...

IMD Update: Do your patients have good health literacy?
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IMD Update: Do your patients have good health literacy?

October is Health Literacy Month and IMD is celebrating by helping patients increase their own health literacy, enabling them to make informed decisions about their health and wellbeing. Better understanding of health information allows patients to have greater agency in their healthcare experience and can also help reduce medication errors, hospitalizations, and medical costs. The IMD Health...

Introducing IMD’s new partner North York General Hospital
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Introducing IMD’s new partner North York General Hospital

Improving access to digital health education resources through a new partnership between North York General Hospital and iMD Health Global Corp. September 24, 2021 Toronto, Ontario – North York General Hospital (NYGH) and iMD Health are partnering to help patients and their families more easily access trusted health education resources that support their health literacy and...

IMD Update: Our parenting resource library has the answers to your patients’ questions!
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IMD Update: Our parenting resource library has the answers to your patients’ questions!

Good parenting fosters healthy connections with children and gives them a good start in life. The IMD Health Patient Engagement Platform provides resources from reputable health associations like Strong Minds Strong Kids and Caring for Kids to engage, inform, and educate parents and caregivers with practical solutions for real parenting problems.  Our ‘Parenting’ section includes resources about infants, teens, and all ages in between, with information...

Congrats to IMD’s Sarah Kroll – Patient Engagement Business Leader of the Year 2021!
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Congrats to IMD’s Sarah Kroll – Patient Engagement Business Leader of the Year 2021!

IMD is absolutely delighted to announce that our very own Sarah Kroll (Vice-President, Client Experience) has been announced as the winner for the 2021 Influential Businesswoman Awards proudly hosted by Acquisition International. This year, Sarah has been awarded Patient Engagement Business Leader of the Year 2021! Congratulations on this well-deserved award and personal achievement, Sarah! The iMD...

IMD Update: Promoting Healthy Living to Kids Going Back to School​!
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IMD Update: Promoting Healthy Living to Kids Going Back to School​!

Educating children about healthy habits is especially important for their time away from home, at summer camp, and at school. Through gaining a better understanding of different health conditions and healthy behaviours, kids will have the wellness tools they need to succeed. The IMD Health Patient Engagement Platform provides resources from reputable health associations like...

Introducing IMD’s New Partner HPV Global Action
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Introducing IMD’s New Partner HPV Global Action

HPV Global Action/VPH Action Globale and iMD Health Global announce strategic partnership to provide credible HPV information and prevention resources into the hands of the general public, care providers and their patients August 9, 2021 – Toronto, Ontario HPV Global Action/VPH Action is pleased to announce an important partnership with iMD Health Global (iMD), a...

Introducing IMD’s New Partner Colorectal Cancer Resource & Action Network
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Introducing IMD’s New Partner Colorectal Cancer Resource & Action Network

CCRAN and iMD Health Global announce strategic partnership to provide credible colorectal cancer resources into the hands of care providers and their patients August 4, 2021 – Toronto, Ontario Colorectal Cancer Resource & Action Network (CCRAN) is pleased to announce an important partnership with iMD Health Global (iMD), a CloudMD Software & Services company focused...

Let’s Get Vaccinated! COVID-19 Vaccine Education with IMD Health
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Let’s Get Vaccinated! COVID-19 Vaccine Education with IMD Health

​IMD Health offers COVID-19 vaccine resources to help ease vaccine hesitancy With COVID-19 vaccinations being the central focus of pharmacies worldwide, healthcare practitioners are looking for ways to maximize the value of their short interactions with patients. Patients need quick access to vaccine-specific, age-specific, multilingual resources, and clinicians as well as pharmacists need this delivery...

IMD Update: What your patients don’t know about sun protection CAN hurt them!
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IMD Update: What your patients don’t know about sun protection CAN hurt them!

According to IMD’s partner Melanoma Network of Canada, Melanoma is the 7th most commonly diagnosed cancer in Canada, but most cases are preventable. As the summer sun heats up and your patients are spending more time outside, it’s time to educate them on the importance of protecting their skin from harmful exposure to UV rays!  The IMD Health Patient...