TELUS

Toronto, Canada
Susan Wooldridge, Director - Bus Dev
Which of the following best describes your company?
Large, primarily Canadian, company

Type of company (check all applicable)
  • Systems Integration
  • Telecom

If other, please specify

Area of Specialization
  • Digital Health
  • TMT (technology, media and telecommunications)

If other, please specify

Do you have a need for / interest in hiring a coop/intern student?

Describe your company's current technology and solutions
Virtual Care services and technologies have been offered to governments and employers to help citizens/employees avoid seeking medical assistance in a physical location.

Are you aware of any current government challenges or opportunities that would be addressed by using your technology solution? Or a future need you can identify?
Virtual care services/solutions help primary care physicians maintain clinical services to patients - especially those with chronic diseases and post surgical follow up needs.

As the COVID crisis continues, please describe specific opportunities where your technology might support Canadian needs / government needs
This can be incorporated into regular practice for physicians

Do you have any final reflections or comments?
Post COVID-19, a forum to reflect on what we should have done to prepare for this and what we can do to help industry and government establish new norms for population health and care delivery would be interesting