January 13, 2021
Niagara this week article published January 6, 2021 By Satbir Singh, Niagara This Week Niagara-on-the-Lake will finally have a long-term home for a medical centre that will serve the community. Five local family physicians will be teaming with the Niagara North Family Health Team (NNFHT) to
January 05, 2021
The Sudbury Star article published December 22, 2020 By Colleen Romaniuk Elliot Lake city councillors voted to extend the community’s Age Friendly Delivers program into the new year at a regular city council meeting on Monday. Council last approved an extension of the program to the end of
January 02, 2021
The Sudbury Star article published January 1, 2021 It has been more than 10 months since Ontario first had evidence of community spread of COVID-19 and the first person tested positive in northeastern Ontario. Since that time, the nightly news has tended to focus on the impact of COVID-19 in
December 18, 2020
The Sun Times article published December 15, 2020 By the Sun Times The application for the Grey-Bruce Ontario Health Team has been submitted to the Ministry of Health. The application, submitted by the health team planning committee, is supported by signatures from 20 health service provider
December 18, 2020
This year's champions are recognized for going the extra mile to help the community during the COVID-19 pandemic. Algoma Public Health has officially named this year's Public Health Champions. Nominations for the awards closed on Nov. 20.  This year, APH wanted its award to recognize those who
December 15, 2020
The Expositor article published December 11, 2020 By Postmedia Staff Beginning Dec. 14, the Rural Lambton COVID Testing Centre will be moving from Petrolia to Plympton-Wyoming. Thanks to a partnership between the North Lambton Community Health Centre, the Central Lambton Family Health Team and
November 19, 2020
Congratulations to the thirteen new Ontario Health Teams and to our member teams that are engaged and participating in the development of OHTs. This list may be updated as more information becomes available. Ontario Health Team AFHTO Members  Brantford Brant OHT PrimaCare FHT
August 20, 2020
Healthy Debate opinion piece by Kate Mulligan and Kavita Mehta The data are in: people living with racism, low incomes and crowded housing are most affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The attention it has drawn to these inequities has healthcare providers re-examining their practices with respect
August 18, 2020
The Essex County Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic (ECNPLC) enhancing digital services to meet community needs. Essex County NPLC has received grant funding from the Canadian Red Cross, through the COVID-19 Emergency Support for Community Organizations Granting Program, to improve access to
August 14, 2020
Georgina Post article published August 5, 2020 By Mike Anderson More than 130 residents tested negative for COVID-19 after the Georgina Nurse Practitioner-Led Clinic (GNPLC) launched a “pop-up” drive-thru testing site at the Georgina Sutton Arena Hall parking lot on July 29. According to GNPLC
July 24, 2020
Congratulations to the five new Ontario Health Teams and to our member teams that are engaged and participating in the development of OHTs. And further congratulations to all OHTs, receiving funding of $25.25 million for virtual care and other direct support. Ontario Health Team AFHTO