Emcarta has successfully completed conformance testing of their software for use with the HCV web service. Specialized software is required to access Ontario's HCV web services. All software must be conformance tested with the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care before gaining access to the services.
Not all Canadians have equal access to healthcare. Canadians living in remote communities and those from populations at risk, particularly many in First Nations communities, do not have timely, convenient access to health professionals and resources, and are unable to access most services in their health context.