Ontario Partners with Think Research Corporation to Support More Than 350 Jobs
Ontario is partnering with Think Research Corporation to help the company improve and expand its cloud-based technology platform and services, creating 228 new highly skilled jobs and retaining 130 positions in Toronto.
Think Research Corporation creates health care software that is used by more than 1,000 facilities in Canada, the United States and Europe. It offers a range of digital tools to help doctors, nurses and pharmacists better treat patients. The company’s software also connects health care providers, allowing them to collaborate and share medical knowledge.
With support from Ontario’s Jobs and Prosperity Fund, Think Research is improving and expanding its existing software so that patients and providers will have better access to innovative clinical solutions through one platform, allowing for seamless sharing of critical health care information to help ensure access to the best care.
Supporting health care innovation is part of Ontario’s plan to create fairness and opportunity during this period of rapid economic change. The plan includes a higher minimum wage and better working conditions, free tuition for hundreds of thousands of students, easier access to affordable child care, and free prescription drugs for everyone under 25 through the biggest expansion of medicare in a generation.
“Supporting innovative and forward-thinking companies like Think Research is what the Jobs and Prosperity Fund is all about. This strategic partnership will help the company make an even greater impact on our health care system, while accelerating the growth of Ontario’s economy and creating high value jobs in the province.” – Brad Duguid, Minister of Economic Development and Growth
“New technologies are transforming our health care system by improving efficiency and making it easier to use. Through this exciting partnership, tools will be developed that encourage collaboration between health care providers, leading to better health for Ontarians now and in the future.” – Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care