Ontario. Ministry of Health

Site: No physical address

Service: Health Care Connect

Description
Description (Service) Referral service to link Ontario residents without a regular family health care provider with doctors and nurse practitioners who are accepting new patients

Residents register with the program and are asked questions about their health needs * once registered, a Care Connector from the Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) will work with the patient to help find a health care provider * priority is given to individuals with greater health needs as decided based on an established clinical process * note that this service does not guarantee a doctor
Service Details
Public Comments Health Care Connect is closed currently, until further notice. They are not able to accept phone calls. Registration over the phone is closed, registration online would still work.Health Care Connectors are NOT available to answer any Health Care Connect related questions.
Hours Mon-Fri 9am-5pm
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Ontario
Eligibility Ontario residents who do not have a family health care provider * OHIP Card required
Application Call or register online * personal health information collected during application process
Languages English ; French
Fees Free
Address and Location
Located In Community Toronto Downtown Central
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-445-1822
TTY Phone ServiceOntario: 1-800-387-5559
Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0007
Fax 416-327-8497
Website www.ontario.ca/page/find-family-doctor-or-nurse-practitioner

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