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Mobile app cuts emergency room visits by half

by Home Care Ontario | Nov 30, 2018

The virtual connection between nurses and personal support workers can give families peace of mind and keep people out of the hospital, the head of the umbrella group for Ontario’s home care providers said.

“That person is one phone call away from the ER,” said Sue VanderBent, chief executive of Home Care Ontario. “I am very supportive to the spread of this kind of service. . . The more scale and spread of those sorts of ideas, using technology to accelerate and exponentiate care, is the way we have to go in 2018.”

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