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Voices Of Support For Patient-Based Funding For Hospitals

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Voices Of Support For Patient-Based Funding For Hospitals

Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

"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 patient journey."

-- Janet Beed, CEO, Markham-Stouffville Hospital

"The patient-based funding model is more cost effective and will contribute to better health outcomes."

-- Barry McLellan, President and CEO, Sunnybrook Hospital

"Moving to a model where money follows the patient is the right thing to do."

-- Robert Howard, CEO, St. Michael's Hospital

"The Ontario Hospital Association has been a long-time supporter of patient-based payment because it has tremendous potential to align hospital funding with positive patient outcomes." 

-- Mark Rochon, Interim CEO, Ontario Hospital Association

"Patient-based funding means that funding will be based on quality of care and health outcomes. Patients will benefit from smoother transitions between services and a better experience overall."

-- Camille Orridge, CEO, Toronto Central LHIN

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