AFHTO members leading Ontario Health Teams

Originally published Jul. 30, 2019. Last updated Aug. 8, 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.

Espanola and Area FHT's Rapid Access Addiction Medicine (RAAM) Clinic Grand Opening

 

Manitoulin Expositor article published June 12, 2019

By Press ReleaseManitoulin Expositor

Increasing Access and Coordination of Addiction Treatment for People in Espanola

June 11, 2019 – People in the Espanola area are now receiving more timely medical treatment for substance use disorders closer to home.

Kawartha North FHT & Kawartha Lakes groups discuss forming Ontario Health Team

My Kawartha Lakes article published Tuesday, May 14th, 2019

By My Kawartha Lakes

 

Health care agencies embark on joint self-assessment plan to capitalize on existing partnerships ahead of provincial changes

Several health care organizations in the City of Kawartha Lakes are discussing the formation of a local Ontario Health Team to better co-ordinate care and services for local residents.