Alberta wellnet is coordinating efforts
to build an integrated health network in Alberta. The site offers more
information about telehealth, as well as project profiles, milestones and
American Medical Development
is a supplier of medical devices to telemedicine programs worldwide.
ATA is a non-profit organization
that promotes telemedicine and its ability to provide greater access to medical
Association of Telehealth Service
ATSP promotes the telehealth industry on behalf of its members. The site offers
industry and government news, resources and information on telehealth
Australian Collaborative Health Informatics Centre
is an Australian non-profit organization focusing on IT applications in the
health sector. The site offers industry news and events listings, as well as
Australian New Zealand Telehealth
Committee was created to investigate telehealth issues in Australia. The site
includes reports and documents on telehealth projects and activities across
Australia and New Zealand.
Calgary Regional Health Authority
The CRHA website provides
visitors with information on their health plan for 2000-2003, on the health
services offered within the region, as well as information on their purchasing
Canadian College of Health Services
Healthcare Engineering Society
Canadian Institute for Health
CIHI is a not-for-profit organization that collects data on health issues, sets
standards and policies and identifies health information needs and priorities.
Their site also features the Roadmap Initiative, a four-year action plan to
modernize Canada's health information system.
Canadian Society of
The Canadian Society of
Telehealth is a non-profit health association which promotes telehealth, and its
use of IT to deliver health care over long distance. The site features a
library, a newsletter, information on funding opportunities, on meetings,
activities and conferences, as well as a member section.
is Canada's Health Informatics Association, otherwise known as the Canadian
Organization for Advancement of Computers in Health, and its members include
health executives, professionals, researchers and IT managers and vendors. The
site includes member services, a list of allied associations with Canada and
worldwide, as well as resources, publications and job opportunities.
This site for the 1999
International Telehealth Congress held in Alberta also features a page of
Dalhousie Medical School -
Nova Scotia TeleHealth Network is a partnership between the Nova Scotia
Department of Health, Dalhousie Medical School, TecKnowledge Healthcare Systems
Inc. and MTT. This site also features other innovative programs at Dalhousie,
including environmental health, bioethics, health law and medical humanities.
Health Telematics Observatory
EHTO is a website aiming to
overcome fragmentation in the health telematics information and decision
structure in Europe, by providing one location to collect valuable information
on issues relevant to health telematics. The site features information on
European standards, as well as regulatory and ethical issues.
Society of Telemedecine
Society works to promote healthcare through telecommunication, and seeks to
disperse information through the healhcare industry.
Teleheath is working in conjunction with the Victorian Healthcare Association to
create TeleHealth Victoria, a public health initiative in the Australian State
HealthPro Procurement Services Inc.
Industry Canada Strategis - Telehealth
Canada's Strategis information mega-site includes a section on telehealth and
e-health which includes market studies, initiatives, company listings, events
and reports on the industry.
International Society for Telemedecine
ISFT works to promote the development of telemedicine, telecare and telehealth
worldwide. The Society offers an international conference, publishes an online
newsletter, maintains a database of telemedicine professionals, projects and
regulations, as well as supporting national societies worldwide.
Telemedecine Technology Gateway
offers information on the telemedicine industry, sources of funding and
resources, as well as a look at NASA's contribution to telemedicine, both
historically and with a look to future activities.
Nova Scotia Department
The site offers information on healthcare
transition within the province of Nova Scotia, policy and reports produced by
the department, as well as health-related links.
The Ottawa Hospital
is a Halifax-based company currently partnering with the Province of Nova
Scotia, Dalhousie Medical School and MTT in providing telehealth services in the
province. Their website includes telehealth news stories, information on the
industry and links to other websites.
Telehealth Association of Ontario
TAO works to promote excellence
in telehealth in Ontario. The site includes news, professional development
opportunities and listing of industry events.
information site serves organizations, associations, professionals and vendors
involved in the telehealth and e-health industry.
TTRI is a research institute
located on the University of Alberta campus, where it develops and tests new
telehealth products. The website includes information on the industry, current
telehealth activities and links to other telehealth and vendor sites.
and the law
Fox, Attorneys at Law, offer this site with e-health and telemedicine news,
legal information and key links to other sites.
Telemedecine legal issues
Though slightly dated,
this site takes a look at legal issues in the telemedicine and healthcare
informatics fields, and offers a list of other resources on the topic.
This internet newsmagazine focuses on
eHealthcare, with articles, a digital library, links, a discussion area and a