It is important to consider the platform before you start to create your content. It may affect how you structure your session, what elements you build in and which interactive features you have available.
Check with your IT Department, Telehealth, or Telemedicine program to find out what virtual platforms are supported by your organization.
Note: For any platform, you may need to obtain formal consent from patients for e-communications, advertising or to host your virtual group education. Check with your privacy and communications teams if you are unsure.
Note to self: Ensure the virtual platform complies with both PHIPA and PIPEDA
If your organization doesn't have a preferred platform, consider your choices based on: