September 25, 2019
MEMORANDUM TO: Health System Partners
FROM: David C. Williams
Chief Medical Officer of Health
Ministry of Health
Dear health system partners,
6:15 PM - 7:15 PM
By Dr. Rueben Devlin, Chair, Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine
The Premier’s Council on Improving Healthcare and Ending Hallway Medicine released its second interim report on June 25, 2019, entitled "A Healthy Ontario: Building a Sustainable Health Care System."
Mar 19, 2019
TO: Medical Officers of Health
RE: Erythromycin ophthalmic ointment shortage
We would like to take the opportunity to provide a further update to share new information regarding the ongoing national shortage of erythromycin ophthalmic ointment, indicated for the prophylaxis of ophthalmia neonatorum.
AFHTO submitted its recommendations to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs as part of the 2019 Ontario Pre-Budget Consultations in January. Our key recommendations are: