Health Canada Company Profile

12:10 EST 16th December 2018 | BioPortfolio

Health Canada is the Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.

What is Health Canada's Goal?
According to our mission and vision, Health Canada's goal is for Canada to be among the countries with the healthiest people in the world.


Suite 710, Canada Place9700 Jasper Avenue
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Phone: (780) 495-2651
Fax: (780) 495-3285

News Articles [785 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Health Canada approves fully automatic Powerheart G5 AED

Cardiac Science, a leading global manufacturer of potentially life-saving automated external defibrillators, announced today that it has been granted approval by the Canadian regulatory agency, Health...

Helius Medical Technologies Receives Medical Device License Clearance from Health Canada for PoNS Device

Helius Medical Technologies (NASDAQ:HSDT) (TSX:HSM) a neurotech company focused on neurological wellness, today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, NeuroHabilitation Corporation, received authoriza...

Medtronic insulin pump system wins approval from Health Canada

Health Canada has granted Medtronic Canada license to market the MiniMed 670G insulin pump system for patients with type 1 di -More- 

Health Canada OKs Bayer's hemophilia A drug

Bayer's Jivi has been approved by Health Canada for the prevention or reduction of bleeding episodes in patients with hemophi -More- 

Health Canada OKs Janssen's prostate cancer therapy

Health Canada granted approval to Janssen Pharmaceutical's Erleada, or apalutamide, for use as an oral treatment for patients -More- 

Health Canada moves to classify tramadol as controlled substance

Health Canada plans to list the drug tramadol, which is metabolized by the liver into opioid compounds, as a Schedule I narco -More- 

Health Canada approves Vertex's pediatric cystic fibrosis drug

Vertex Pharmaceuticals received approval from Health Canada for Orkambi, or lumacaftor/ivacaftor, in patients ages 2 to 5 who -More- 

Evolus Granted Approval of DWP-450 by Health Canada

Evolus (NASDAQ:EOLS), a company dedicated to aesthetic medicine, today announced that Health Canada has granted approval of DWP-450 (prabotulinumtoxinA) for the temporary improvement in the appearance...

PubMed Articles [3938 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Association between patient attachment to a regular doctor and self-perceived unmet health care needs in Canada: A population-based analysis of the 2013 to 2014 Canadian community health surveys.

Although Canada operates a universal health care insurance system, equitable access to required health care services when needed still poses a challenge for some. The aim of this study was to examine ...

A retrospective on reconciliation by design.

It is well-established that Indigenous peoples continue to experience a lower level of health than non-Indigenous peoples in Canada. For many health leaders, finding practical strategies to close the ...

Provincial health expenditure and cardiovascular disease mortality, a panel data study of Canadian provinces.

Health expenditures on cardiovascular disease (CVD) account for a large proportion of health care expenditures of all the diseases in Canada, and hence there is a need to examine the responsiveness of...

Health social work in Canada: Five trends worth noting.

Highlighting a strong human rights and social justice orientation underlying health social work in Canada, this paper describes recent contributions of Canadian health social work practitioners and sc...

Correction: At-a-glance - Bringing equity into the fold: a review of interventions to improve mental health.

[This erratum is being published to correct a number of errors, including inaccurate references, on pages 380 and 383 of the following article:

Clinical Trials [3616 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Healthier Living Canada

This study will evaluate the effectiveness of an online Chronic Disease Self-Management Program for participants in Canada living with chronic health conditions. This pilot will look for i...

Factor Product Utilization and Health Outcomes in Patients With Hemophilia

Recombinant factor VIII Fc (rFVIIIFc) and recombinant factor IX Fc (rFIXFc) are extended half-life coagulation factors approved by Health Canada in 2014 for the treatment of severe hemophi...

Rapid Evaluation of Seasonal Influenza Vaccine

This is an invitation to consider taking part in a research study occurring just before the upcoming influenza vaccination program across Canada. The purpose of the study is to closely ass...

Bacteremia Antibiotic Length Actually Needed for Clinical Effectiveness

The World Health Organization, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (AMMI) Canada, and Health Canada have all declar...

Plant-based Diets and Risk of Cancer in the Adventist Health Study-2

The Adventist Health Study-2 is a long-term study, exploring the links between lifestyle, diet, and disease outcomes among Seventh-day Adventists. More than 96,000 church members from the ...

Companies [2602 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

Health Canada

Health Canada is the Federal department responsible for helping Canadians maintain and improve their health, while respecting individual choices and circumstances.What is Health Canada's Goal?Accordin...

Canada Cares

Canada Cares is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about caregiving and providing support for family and professional caregivers. It was founded through ...

Public Health Agency of Canada

Mission:To promote and protect the health of Canadians through leadership, partnership, innovation and action in public health.Vision: Healthy Canadians and communities in a healthier world.About the ...

Rx Canada

Rx Canada's goal is to create collaboration between pharmacists, physicians and patients by providing quality adherence programs and services that ultimately help patients better understand and manage...

RxCC Rx Care Canada Inc.

At our Canadian Pharmacy RxCC Rx Care Canada Inc., we care about you and your personal and financial health. We have our own order, re-order and tracking departments to serve you better. Our customer ...

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