Grand Forks NewsNewsRegional News TeleHealth hits Kootenay Boundary SHARE ON: Alex Alan, staff Monday, Feb. 5th, 2018 If interested, all you have to do is ask your family doctor. A new health-program could save you money and time in the Kootenay Boundary. Telehealth video conferencing technology allows patients to connect with distant specialists without leaving town. Communications Manager Paul Edney with the Kootenay Boundary Division of Family Practice says you just have to ask! //www.mygrandforksnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Paul_TeleHealth_Clip1_02-05-2018.wav Edney adds that it’s received a positive response so far, and can save you money! //www.mygrandforksnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/Paul_TeleHealth_Clip3_02-05-2018.wav The project is spearheaded by BC’s Shared Care Initiative It has been implemented into maternity care, urology, internal medicine, general surgery, anaesthesiology, and pediatrics.