Healthcare, right from your phone, wherever you are.

Great healthcare, wherever you are.

Text and video chat with a team of Canadian medical professionals experienced in digital healthcare.

Special Announcement

Right Health is excited to announce the acquisition of Akira!

What is Akira?

Akira is a mobile app that gives you instant access to a team of Canadian healthcare practitioners specializing in Family Medicine, Mental Health, Diet & Nutrition and Paediatrics.

Discover what Akira can do for you
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No more waiting rooms.

When you or a member of your family gets sick, a waiting room full of other sick people is the last place you want to be.

Get prescriptions, lab tests, or specialist referrals - all without leaving home.

If you are experiencing an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

When you or a member of your family gets sick, a waiting room full of other sick people is the last place you want to be.

Get prescriptions, lab tests, or specialist referrals - all without leaving home.

Get the app

If you are experiencing an emergency, call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

How it works.

1

Get the app for iOS or Android

Akira was built from the ground up for smartphones so you can get great healthcare from anywhere.

Download the app
Availability

Akira is currently available to residents of Ontario and BC. More provinces coming soon!

Our Hours

Weekdays: 8am – 5pm ET, 5am - 8pm PT
Weekends: 10am – 4pm ET, 7am - 1pm PT
Closed on statutory holidays.

2

Chat with our Care Coordinator

Tell us about your health history & what you’re concerned about, and we’ll help you pick the right membership plan for your needs.

See our membership plans
Secure

Your health records are encrypted and stored in a Canadian data centre.

Confidential

Only you and medical staff directly involved in your care can access your medical records.

3

Connect to your on-demand care team

Chat with a nurse practitioner as often as you need to, or book an appointment with our Allied Health Professionals.

What is a Nurse Practitioner?
Availability

Akira is currently available to residents of Ontario and BC. More provinces coming soon!

Our Hours

Weekdays: 8am – 5pm ET, 5am - 8pm PT
Weekends: 10am – 4pm ET, 7am - 1pm PT
Closed on statutory holidays.

Secure

Your health records are encrypted and stored in a Canadian data centre.

Confidential

Only you and medical staff directly involved in your care can access your medical records.

What we can do.

Save a trip to the walk-in clinic with our comprehensive mobile service.

  • Prescriptions
  • Sick Notes
  • Referrals
  • Lab Tests

Prescriptions

Our medical professionals can prescribe and renew your existing prescriptions.

Akira does not prescribe medical marijuana or controlled substances.
Free medication delivery

Get free same-day delivery of prescription medications to your home or office through one of our partner pharmacies.

Specialist Referrals

Receive referrals to medical specialists or allied health professionals.

Lab Tests

Get lab requisitions via email or send them directly to a lab or imaging clinic of your choice.

Sick Notes

Get a sick note for work or school without waiting for hours at a walk-in clinic.

Specialist Referrals

Receive referrals to medical specialists or allied health professionals.

Lab Tests

Get lab requisitions via email or send them directly to a lab or imaging clinic of your choice.

Sick Notes

Get a sick note for work or school without waiting for hours at a walk-in clinic.

Prescriptions

Our medical professionals can prescribe and renew your existing prescriptions.

Akira does not prescribe medical marijuana or controlled substances.
Free medication delivery

Get free same-day delivery of prescription medications to your home or office through one of our partner pharmacies.

Take your health record with you.

Take your health record with you.

Get complete, instant access to your health records on your phone.
Features & Benefits
  • See the detailed clinical notes your doctor wrote
  • Review your previous text conversations
  • Track prescriptions, lab results & more
  • Included for free with every Akira membership

Great for the entire family.

Get unlimited access for you and your partner with a Couples plan, or add your kids too with a Family plan.

Join now

I loved the speed and interactivity of Akira. Using it saved me from two hours of drop-in clinic time!

– Elise D. March 2016

Get help with many common issues without leaving home or work

  • Cold & Flu
  • UTIs
  • Sexual Health
  • Family Planning
  • Mental Health
  • Skin Issues
  • Acid Reflux
  • Travel Medicine
  • Prescriptions
  • Sinus
  • Eye Conditions
  • Stomach Flu

Meet some of our medical professionals

April Bakonyi, NP

April is a Nurse Practitioner who did her studies at the University of British Columbia. She enjoys providing care to remote and rural communities.

Nhon Bogue, NP

Nhon is a Nurse Practitioner who completed her studies at the University of Ottawa. She has an interest in primary health care as well as women's health.

Heather Wesselo, NP

Heather is a Nurse Practitioner and alumnus of the University of Waterloo and has an interest in mental health.

Some of the conditions we treat

  • Cold & Flu
  • UTIs
  • Sexual Health
  • Family Planning
  • Mental Health
  • Skin Issues

What does it cost? Affordable, accessible care from anywhere.

Note: Our consumer plans are currently only available in Ontario. If you are in BC, Alberta, or Quebec, please check out Akira for Business.

Try It

$49

One-time consult

Get a one-time consult + 48 hours of unlimited access to our care team for follow-up questions.

Purchase consult

Individual

$30/mo.

Paid Annually

Get unlimited text & video access to the Akira Family Medicine team.

Become a member

Couples

$40/mo.

Paid Annually

Get unlimited text & video access to our Family Medicine team for you and your partner.

Become a member

Family

$50/mo.

Paid Annually

Get unlimited text & video access to our Family Medicine team for you, your partner, and children under 25.

Become a member
Also offered:

Employee Benefits

Akira can be offered as part of a corporate benefits package.

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Excellent interaction with a doctor who seemed genuinely mindful of my health. Gave me a lot of tips and advice that even my own family doctor didn't mention. Attentive, polite and knowledgeable.
– Brendan R. June 2016
Provincial Insurance

Telemedicine delivered by a Nurse Practitioner is not currently covered by OHIP, MSP, AHCIP, or RAMQ.

What about refunds?

Get a full refund on a single consult if you're unsatisfied. Memberships are also refundable after your first consult.