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Windsor FHT's Team Care Centre opens doors to Windsor community, offers 'upstream approach' to patient care

CBC News article published on January 23, 2019

By CBC News, Windsor

Everyone at Team Care Centre 'gets it' says patient

The Windsor Family Health Team (WFHT) officially launched its Team Care Centre (TCC) today. The initiative is what they're calling an "upstream approach" to integrate patient care.

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Welland McMaster FHT reduces ED visits with Mental Health and Addictions Response Team

The Niagara Region has been experiencing an increased demand for emergen­cy health services, which places non-sustainable demand on available resources. Niagara Emergency Medical Services (NEMS) engaged in strategic program development to address low acuity mental health and addictions calls in the community. This resulted in Welland McMaster FHT’s 2018 Bright Lights-nominated program - Mental Health and Addictions Response Team (MHART).