Digital Health Canada welcomes newest member, Google Cloud

Google Cloud connects with Digital Health Canada to accelerate the delivery of healthcare innovations to populations across Canada

August 21, 2020 – TORONTO – Digital Health Canada today announced that Google Cloud has joined the growing group of leading-edge corporations that make up the Digital Health Canada community.

“We are delighted to welcome Google Cloud as members and pleased to have their executive leaders join the CHIEF Executive Forum,” said Mark Casselman, CEO, Digital Health Canada.“ Their thought leadership will be instrumental in the CHIEF Executive Forum, where public and private sector leaders from across Canada work with the government to share insights and inform jurisdictional and national perspectives.”

Google Cloud joins a group of more than 100 public and private sector organizations that partner with Digital Health Canada to stay connected across jurisdictions, share experiences and lessons learned, and collaborate to continuously improve health and healthcare for Canadians. With this membership, Google Cloud’s goal is to bring its technology expertise to the healthcare and life sciences organizations on the front lines in the fight against COVID-19 and beyond.

“CHIEF Executive Forum brings together leaders making decisions about Canada’s healthcare future,” said John Cousens, Public Sector Managing Director, Google Cloud. “With this membership, we’re excited to help healthcare organizations accelerate their digital transformation through the adoption of cloud solutions for faster, more innovative, and secure delivery of patient care.”

“The Google Cloud perspective will enrich the ongoing CHIEF Executive Forum discussion on the future state of the health industry and how organizations can work together to deliver quality health in a digital world,” said Mr. Casselman.

To learn more about Google Cloud’s healthcare efforts, tune in to the recent NEXT On Air session with Dr. John Halamka, President of the Mayo Clinic. Discover how some of the world’s leading healthcare providers embrace Google Cloud Healthcare solutions to build their vision for a better, more resilient and digitally connected healthcare system.About Digital Health Canada Digital Health Canada is a member-supported not-for-profit professional association that connects, inspires, and educates the digital health professionals creating the future of health in Canada.

The CHIEF Executive Forum offers senior professionals and leaders in digital health and healthcare a place to connect, collaborate, exchange best practices, and offer their expertise in setting the agenda for the effective use of information and technology to improve health and healthcare in Canada.