August 16, 2019
Manitoulin Expositor  article published August 14, 2019 By Michael Erskine, The Manitoulin Expositor Mindemoya clinic will be considered to better serve the needs of Central, West End patients MANITOULIN – Sometimes trying to do a good deed can backfire with unintended consequences and so it
August 08, 2019
Originally published Jul. 30, 2019. Last updated Aug. 8, 2019 On July 18, 2019, the Minister of Health, Hon. Christine Elliott, hosted a town hall to provide an update on the next steps for becoming an Ontario Health Team (OHT) for those who completed a self-assessment. With more than 150
July 11, 2019
On July 8, 2019 Ontario's government committed to providing ongoing funding for Group Perinatal Care at Mount Sinai Academic FHT. The 2019 Bright Lights nominated program was implemented in 2016. Perinatal care and education is provided by an interprofessional team including registered midwives,
July 10, 2019
Lindsay Advocate article published July 4, 2019 By Laurie Scott, The Lambton Shield Local MPP Laurie Scott participated in a groundbreaking ceremony for Ontario’s first Seniors’ Play Park, which is about to be built in Fenelon Falls. Thanks to the City of Kawartha Lakes Family Health Team
July 10, 2019
Owen Sound Sun Times article published on July 4, 2019 By Patrick Spencer, The Owen Sound Sun Times How do I make a budget? What should I cook for one? How do I book a doctor’s appointment? A network of health professionals say these are questions youth often ask themselves the first time they
June 28, 2019
CBC, Thunder Bay article published June 27, 2019 By CBC News, CBC Thunder Bay Town on north shore of Lake Superior is regional winner in national active living challenge The Town of Marathon has been named Ontario's most-active community in a national contest to get Canadians moving more and
June 28, 2019
Windsor Star article published on June 27, 2019 By Jennifer La Grassa,Windsor Star   More than half a million dollars was given to several organizations across Windsor-Essex Thursday, from the Downtown Mission to the Residence for Young Men. The grants were awarded to support oral and mental
June 28, 2019
A healthy Ontario: Building a sustainable health care system Report released on June 25, 2019 By Dr. Rueben Devlin, Chair, Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine   Under Chapter 3: Ten recommendations to improve health care: Integration: Recommendations 1–3
June 26, 2019
Aging at Home: A Portrait of Home-Based Primary Care across Canada Article published in Healthcare Quarterly  in April 2019 Authors: Sabrina Akhtar, University of Toronto Mayura Loganathan, Mount Sinai FHT Mark Nowaczynski,University of Toronto Samir Sinha,University of Toronto, UHN Amanda
June 26, 2019
Innovation in Ontario's Family Health Teams: How Palliative and Coordinated Care Programs are Filling Service Gaps and Keeping Patients at Home  Article published in Healthcare Quarterly Today on June 25, 2019 Authors: Monica Aggarwal, University of Toronto;  Helen Cluett, Prince Edward FHT;
June 14, 2019
  Manitoulin Expositor article published June 12, 2019 By Press Release, Manitoulin Expositor Increasing Access and Coordination of Addiction Treatment for People in Espanola June 11, 2019 – People in the Espanola area are now receiving more timely medical treatment for substance use disorders
June 07, 2019
Manitoulin Expositor article published June 5, 2019 By Expositor Staff, Manitoulin Expositor   TORONTO – Little Current resident and pharmacist Diane Meehan has received the Ontario Pharmacists Association (OPA)’s Patient Impact of the Year Award. Ms. Meehan will receive her award at Pharmacy