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  • Archive: Voices Of Support For Patient-Based Funding For Hospitals

    "This this is a significant transformation for Ontario hospitals.  Once we adopt this approach we will see better value for money and, more importantly, better care throughout the full pa...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Patient-Based Funding For Hospitals

    Hospitals currently receive one lump-sum payment called a global budget, which is based on a hospital's previous budget, instead of on a hospital's performance. There are significant disadvant...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Action To Restore Public Confidence In Ornge

    Ontario is taking decisive action to restore public confidence in Ornge, the province's air ambulance system. The following is a timeline of action taken to date:

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Ontario's Health Care Action Plan

    Since 2003, Ontario has made significant progress in improving health care for families.  To protect those gains, deal with the demographic challenges as well as the province's deficit, O...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Toronto's New Family Health Teams

    Residents in the GTA are now able to access services at six new Family Health Teams (FHTs):

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Toward A Smoke-Free Ontario

    Since 2005 more than 1.37 million smokers have been helped by government supported initiatives to quit smoking, including:

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Health, Not Health Care - Changing the Conversation

    The 2010 annual report of the Chief Medical Officer of Health says that Ontario needs a new conversation about health with an overarching strategy geared towards health promotion and chronic diseas...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Dr. Kevin P.D. Smith D. Phil, ICD.D.

    Kevin P. D. Smith is President and CEO of St. Joseph's Health System, which spans the full continuum of care from community-based to tertiary academic acute-care. An Associate Profes...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

  • Archive: Helping People With Eating Disorders

    Eating disorders are complex, complicated and serious mental health illnesses that often require care at many stages. This new, specialized eating disorders program will help clients access th...

    Archived Backgrounder | Health

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