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Telus partners with Doctors of the World to launch ‘Health for Good' program in Victoria, BC

Posted On: Jul 11, 2018   |   Posted By: MobileSyrup

Telus partners with Doctors of the World to launch ‘Health for Good' program in Victoria, BC

A new Doctors of the World Mobile Health Clinic has been officially unveiled in Victoria, B.C. The Mobile Health Clinic is the second vehicle part of a collaboration between Canadian national telecom service provider Telus and France-based humanitarian health organization Doctors of the World. According to a July 11th, 2018 media release, the Mobile Health Clinic is “powered by Telus,” and allows both medical professionals and patients to connect to onboard Telus LTE Wi-Fi network technology. Telus says that the mobile clinic is intended to “act as a vital link between community and the health authority enabling the reconnection of homeless citizens to the public health and social services network.” The first Mobile Health Clinic launched in Montreal in 2014. Since that time, approximately 7,500 people have received care from the clinic in Montreal. “In Montreal as well as in Victoria, this can only be a successful initiative thanks to the great collaboration with our community partners,” said Nadja...

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