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Tech-savvy seniors in Canada seeking digital tools to manage health

Seniors in Canada aren’t just using technology for online shopping and communicating; they also want access to healthcare technology, yet only 10 perfcent of healthcare providers offer such capabilities. “What this means is that health systems need to expand their digital options if they want to attract older patients and help them track and manage their care outside their doctor’s office,” says Debra Sandomirsky, managing director of Accenture’s health business in Canada.