Mount Sinai Academic FHT Prenatal Services fit under Ontario's Plan to Expand Midwifery Services

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, prenatal nurse, registered dietitian, family medicine residents and family physicians.

Windsor FHT featured in 2nd report from the Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine

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

Innovation in Ontario

 

Windsor Family Health Team

Internal Responsibility System (IRS) and Workplace Violence Prevention Initiative 2018/2019

The Ministry of Labour regularly undertakes "Safe at Work Ontario" activities, such as initiatives to focus attention on important health and safety hazards or concerns. Between July 1, 2018, and March 31, 2019, health and community care workplaces may be visited as part of the MOL’s Safe At Work Ontario internal responsibility system (IRS) initiative to promote compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) and its regulations.. The following IRS focus priorities will be integrated into MOL workplace inspections: • Training / information and instruction/supervisory competenc