Minister congratulates Centre for Family Medicine FHT on serving 5000 previously unattached patients

October 28, 2010

Minister of Health and Long-Term Care Deb Matthews congratulated lead physician Dr. Joseph Lee and the staff of Kitchener's Centre for Family Medicine Family Health Team for having enrolled more patients than originally planned, including over 5000 who were previously unattached.  She said, “It’s a shining example of what family health teams are all about.”  The Health Minister used the occasion to announce that Ontario has helped one million more people find a family doctor since 2003. Local MPP and Minister of Training, Colleges and Universities John Milloy, joined her in praising the FHT's work.