Remote Access for Physician
Remote Access Supported Platforms:
Browser compatibility for Mac OSX 10.10 and greater:
Browser compatibility for Windows 7 SP1 and greater:
Option 1: Accessing your Virtual Desktop via web browser (WINDOWS and MAC):
In a browser navigate to http://access.wgh.on.ca Enter your hospital username and password.
Once at the remote access portal page select “Launch Virtual Desktop”
You will now be taken to a login page and will have to enter your hospital username and password.
Click on the picture to launch your virtual desktop.
The desktop will launch in a new web browser window.
To logoff of your virtual desktop session you can simply click the windows button and the select log off. You can then close any remaining windows.
Option 2: VPN Access for MAC users
MAC users will be required to install both the VPN client as well as a Horizon client in order to access a desktop remotely.
First select Junos-Pulse-Mac to install the VPN client. You can select the default options when installing this. Following the VPN client please select Horizon-Client-Mac and select the defaults. When prompted for a server address please enter https://whviewcs.wgh.on.ca and complete the install
Once both products are installed select Junos-Pulse from your application folder
Upon launching Junos Pulse select the “+” in the bottom corner and fill out the Name and Server URL as shown below. You can then click Save and Connect
Once connected to the VPN you must select “VMware Horizon Client” from Applications. You can then click on whviewcs.wgh.on.ca and enter your username and password.
Finally select your desktop and it will launch.