April 10, 2015 – Toronto, ON An expert panel has been created to address infrastructure needs as well as improve access and integration of acute health care services in the Scarborough and West Durham region. At the direction of the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, a panel has been struck to develop a health […]
Announcements by the Ontario Ministry of Health
Province Expanding Physiotherapy Services; Helping Seniors Live Independently Ontario is helping more seniors maintain their strength and recover from illness or injury so they can continue to live more independently. The province is investing more than $40 million over four years to help seniors with complex medical conditions who have experienced a recent loss of […]
Ontario Investing $28 Million in Mental Health and Addictions Services Ontario is investing in local mental health and addictions organizations to provide care closer to home for people who are experiencing mental health and addictions challenges. The province is also creating a province-wide registry of mental health beds to connect those experiencing a mental […]
February 4, 2015 1:00 P.M. – Toronto Ontario Putting Patients First by Investing in Better Home and Community Care Ontario is helping more people receive faster access to quality home and community care by reducing wait times and continuing to support personal support workers (PSWs). The province is investing $75 million this year to help […]
TORONTO, Feb. 4, 2015 Minister Ambrose announces boost in fight against cancer – New research aimed at preventing cancer and improving care for patients The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, today marked World Cancer Day by announcing over 80 innovative cancer research projects across Canada, thanks to investments by the Canadian Institutes of Health […]
February 3, 2015 10:00 A.M, Toronto Ontario is making it easier to reduce cancer risk through a new online tool that helps pinpoint cancer risk and provides a personalized action plan to lower that risk. My CancerIQ is a new online tool that allows Ontarians to find out their risk for breast, cervical, colorectal and lung […]
TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2015 – Today, the Honourable Joe Oliver, Minister of Finance announced on behalf of the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health, an investment aimed at helping newcomers to Canada assess and address their risks of developing chronic diseases like Type 2 diabetes, cancer and cardiovascular disease.