PACE Successes with Telemedicine

The PACE Network was created to address gaps in IBD patient care. One way this is happening is through telemedicine, which connects patients in rural and remote communities with specialists. To learn more about the telemedicine program, click here.

This research is part of Crohn’s and Colitis Canada PACE Network, Canada’s first national network of IBD Centres of Excellence working to address gaps in care for people living with Crohn’s or colitis. Learn more 

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.

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