Akira For Employers

Best in class virtual care for your employees

On-demand access to our family doctors and nurse practitioners over text, video, and audio chat. Reduce sick days, increase productivity, and offer a benefit your employees will love.

The Akira Difference

Time is the most valuable resource we have. That’s why we provide access to quality healthcare when and where you need it. We help employees stay healthy and keep them performing at their best.

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Seek care, address concerns

We are here for you 24x7 – whether you have a health question or require a medical diagnosis, we can help.

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Akira simplifies the healthcare experience, benefiting employees and employers alike.

Cut down on Absenteeism

Get care at the earliest sign of illness. Resolve your healthcare concerns virtually, all while skipping waiting rooms and travel time.

Increase Productivity

Initiate a health consult at your desk or in a meeting and respond by secure text when it is convenient for you.

Increase Employee Satisfaction

Invest in your employees’ health while giving them back time to spend on the things that matter to them.

Improve Work-Life Balance

Bring your employee’s health experience up to par with the expectations of 2019. Put your employees in control of their health and time.

Our Team

Our clinical team is made up of experienced healthcare professionals who care about your employees’ overall health and wellbeing.

  • Available on-demand by text, video, and audio chat
  • Gets to know each employee and their family
  • Proactively follows up to assess progress
  • Can prescribe medications, order tests and refer to specialists
  • Sets health goals with each member

Brands that share our vision for virtual care

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Kraft Heinz logo

We offer healthcare services covered by most benefit plans

Work with a licensed mental health therapist on a tailored program, such as cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT).
Connect with a dietitian to better understand your optimal nutrition.
Work with a naturopath to create an individual wellness plan that works for you.

One of our customers


Shopify is one of Canada’s most successful technology companies, with over 2,000 employees globally.

4.9 / 5 Average Satisfaction Rating

Employees love using the Akira app. Here’s what they had to say.

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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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Digital Echidna logo
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Medisys logo
Sun Life logo
NFP logo
Kraft Heinz logo

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