News & Events
The Lindsay Advocate article published October 18, 2019
By The Lindsay Advocate
Hosted by the OPHA
This Forum will explore what’s at stake for individual and community health in the face of a changing climate and how we can work collaboratively across sectors to protect human health. You will learn about the latest evidence and hear from a range of experts bringing attention to this critical public and community health issue. The detailed program can be found here.
By Dr. Jennifer Young, President, Ontario College of Family Physicians
Hosted by Health Quality Ontario
Hosted by the OCFP
Education Session on Stroke and Mental Health for Front Line Care Providers
coming up on November 18th
Registration is now open for an ECHO Ontario Complex Patient Management Pop-up Session, Do you know how to manage Mental Health after Stroke?, taking place on Monday, November 18th from 5:30 – 7 p.m. EST.
Dufferin Area FHT and other local agencies to benefit from overhaul of Ontario’s health care bureaucracy
The Orangeville Citizen article published October 21, 2019
By Mike Baker, Orangeville Citizen
Eight months on from the Ford government’s announcement of plans to overhaul Ontario’s health care system, service providers in Dufferin-Caledon feel our community is “well placed” to become one of the provincial leaders in the new movement.
Originally published Jul. 30, 2019. Last updated Oct. 23, 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 submissions received, OHTs are being positioned as a new way to deliver care by providing seamless transitions of care for patients and removing barriers for providers.