Developing Effective Healthcare Websites and Apps

As digital is both the gateway to health information and access to health services, the quality of your digital experience is tightly coupled with the quality of service you provide.

Evolving Web has extensive experience helping healthcare clients:

  • Design clean websites and native apps with simple, intuitive navigation
  • Identify and bring top content forward
  • Focus on search experience to optimize visitor satisfaction
  • Create customized intranet portals based on staff or member needs
  • Build patient-centric tools such as online scheduling, messaging capabilities or virtual appointments
Doctor consulting with patient in a clinical setting

Healthcare providers and medical care organizations we've worked with

Evolving Web has equipped many healthcare and medical service organizations with the digital tools and training to serve their communities.

CHU Sainte Justine Hospital logo
Altasciences logo
Canadian Institute for Health Information logo
Canadian Blood Services logo
Children's Council of San Francisco
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia logo
Health Canada
McGill University Health Centre logo
Montfort Hospital logo
Order of Optometrists of Quebec logo
San Francisco Department of Public Health
Canada Foundation for Innovation

Featured Case Study: Looking Forward

  • A mobile-first, assistive website for recovering cancer patients
  • A questionnaire for patients to build their own recovery roadmaps anonymously
  • More streamlined, more available information for users
  • Seamless experience, with an instantly loaded interface
  • Compliance with accessibility standards
  • A visual design that explores colour to evoke change, energy, hope, and joy

Featured Case Study: Santé Montérégie Health Portal

  • A new Drupal 8 website
  • A mobile-first, responsive theme
  • Directory for residents to find services by location and type
  • A careers section
  • Fully bilingual (English/French) content and navigation
  • A content editing interface that's easy-to-use for editors to use
  • Conformity to WCAG AA accessibility standards
  • Training for the team to migrate their content and maintain the platform internally
  • A custom content moderation workflow for staff to edit their own content


Featured Case Study: The Order of Optometrists of Quebec


  • Improved access to information for the public 
  • Self-service features for the Order's members
  • Optometrist locator
  • Member access to continuing education, membership registration and renewal forms
  • Digital verification of member qualifications
  • Online registration process that enables the Order to validate new clinics


Featured Case Study: McGill University Health Centre

  • Built a flexible mini-site structure to integrate McGill’s network of 5 hospitals
  • Showcased dynamic content (articles, audio, and video) produced by the MUHC's communications department
  • Enabled staff to maintain their own content, post blogs, and publicize news and events
  • Advanced search engine capabilities helped users navigate and filter the vast amount of content


Accessibility for All

While accessibility standards have become the norm for websites, we recognize that healthcare providers are held to higher expectations to ensure that visitors of all abilities receive the same standard of care.

Our team considers accessibility from the beginning of the project through to the development and QA process We design to conform with accessibility from the start, selecting readable typography and high contrast colour options, and planning interactive features so that they are compatible with screen readers.

Accessibility and usability testing is performed by end users of all abilities to ensure the effectiveness of our product.


Doctor consulting with patient in a clinical setting

Customizable Templates and Landing Pages

Working to understand your team’s needs, we develop customizable templates for your services, products and content needs.

Intranet and Private Pages

We can help you design and develop private portals for your staff or patients, providing a centralized and secure location for your information.

Content Optimized for Search Engines

Our in-house experts can work with you to create an SEO strategy that will help your website appear at the top of the search engines.

Empowering Your Team

Having worked with clients like yourselves for over 14 years, we understand the challenges you’re up against:

  • Highly regulated environment with strict privacy and security requirements
  • Patients with varied abilities, ages and technical abilities
  • Medical content that needs to be updated, written for the general audience and redesigned to be optimized for web
  • Robust governance standards
  • Multitude of systems that need to be connected

We work to give you the tools to succeed, regardless of your technical skills.

From strategy to execution, our team can take the lead and deliver a turnkey website to meet your needs.