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  • Ontario Expanding Emergency Care for Brantford Families

    Ontario is improving emergency and mental health care in Brantford by supporting the redevelopment, expansion and renovation of Brantford General Hospital.

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  • Ontario Improving Access to Medical Imaging Services in Windsor

    Ontario is helping patients in Windsor get diagnosed faster and closer to home by adding new state-of-the-art medical imaging equipment, including positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) scanners -- part of a long-term strategy to ensure access to diagnostic imaging across the province.

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  • Ontario Taking Action on Indigenous Health Care

    Ontario and Indigenous partners are working together to improve access to care and increase the involvement of Indigenous communities in developing and delivering their health services. This includes direct funding for communities to enhance access to care, funding for services as well as training opportunities, and identifying opportunities for greater First Nations control over the design and delivery of health care services in the future. 

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  • Ontario Creating 128 New Long-Term Care Beds in Havelock

    Ontario is helping seniors in the Peterborough area access the care they need sooner and closer to home by supporting a new, 128-bed long-term care home in Havelock. 

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  • Ontario Planning New Hospital in Picton

    Ontario is supporting Quinte Health Care to plan for a new hospital in Picton so that patients and their families continue to have access to quality health care closer to home. 

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  • Nearly One Million Prescriptions Filled for Free Through OHIP+

    Since January 1, more than 950,000 prescriptions have been filled for children and youth for free through OHIP+, the largest expansion to medicare in Ontario in a generation.    

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