AFHTO members leading Ontario Health Teams

Originally published Jul. 30, 2019. Last updated Oct. 3, 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.

AFHTO Bright Lights Awards

2019 Bright Lights Awards

AFHTO’s “Bright Lights” Awards recognize AFHTO members’ leadership, outstanding work and the significant progress being made to improve the value interprofessional primary care teams across Ontario deliver. Select award recipients will receive an education grant.

Bright Lights Award recipients are:

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