Meet Akira by TELUS Health

Healthcare Reimagined

Save time for the things that matter. With Akira, instantly connect to our doctors and nurse practitioners. Ask questions, get treated, renew prescriptions, get referrals, keep well.

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Canada’s most advanced virtual care platform

The Akira app is the product of over 3 years of research and development, delivering a new way to seek care that works in tandem with the Canadian healthcare system. We’re proud to share a platform that fully integrates your care, and above all else is intuitive and easy-to-use.

How can we help you today?

No question or concern is too small. Over 50% of primary care concerns traditionally seen in your doctor’s office can be addressed through the Akira app, without ever having to leave home or work:

  • Cold and Flu
  • Mental Health
  • Skin Concerns
  • Reproductive Health
  • Sexual Health
  • Travel Vaccinations
  • Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs)
  • Acid Reflux
  • Eye Issues
  • Sinus Infections
  • And more!

Reimagine your health with Akira

Unlimited Access

Text, video, or audio chat with a healthcare practitioner from anywhere, for as long as you need.

Health Continuity

Your care team doesn’t skip a beat, with your health history, and family doctor always within arm’s reach.

Connect in Seconds

Talk to a real human one-on-one in a matter of seconds. Day or night, we’re here to chat.

We offer services to fit everyone's needs


The Akira Difference for Employers

Help your employees succeed in the workplace with complementary healthcare at their fingertips. Discover how your company can reduce employee health plan costs, increase productivity, and support your employees’ wellbeing by offering Akira.

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4.9/5 Average Satisfaction Rating

Akira is an early innovator of virtual care in Canada, providing health consults since 2015.

Available Through Employers

Akira is available as a benefit through a growing number of Canadian employers. Here are companies offering Akira:

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Get Started

If your company doesn’t offer Akira, download the Akira app to get started immediately.