Communicating with your patients shouldn't be complicated. Wellx provides PHIPA-compliance* and security beneath an easy-to-use interface, so you don't need to worry.
Unlike email, messages that you send on Wellx are protected end-to-end by SSL encryption. It's the same level of encryption that Canada's banks use to protect online banking.
For extra protection, it also has built-in features like automatic virus scanning of file attachments and two-factor authentication to protect your account. Behind the scenes, everything that involves reading or modifying personal health information on Wellx is logged and auditable. And we take care of encrypted, offsite backups, too.
That means that you can safely share personal health information with your patients. You don't have to limit what you discuss via email or worry that you're not complying with the law.
Wellx is designed to help you safely connect with your patients online. It includes smart features like:
If you have a question or concern about how Wellx protects patient information, please contact our Chief Privacy Officer immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org.
* PHIPA: Personal Health Information Protection Act. The legislation that governs how personal health information is managed and shared in Ontario. Don't live in Ontario? We also comply with privacy legislation across Canada.