What does this model of care mean for Health Links clients? Click here to read Jack’s story.

This innovative model brings providers together to ensure better coordination of care for people with complex needs, including seniors, people at end-of-life, and those living with mental health and addiction problems.

With an emphasis on coordinated, patient-centred care, the goals of Health Links are to:

  • Improve the health care experience for people with complex needs

  • Reduce unnecessary visits to hospital emergency departments, and

  • Decrease overall health care costs.

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Health Links in Champlain

In our region, there are 10 Health Links in various stages of operation (to see these areas, please click on the interactive map). Funding and support are provided by the Champlain LHIN and Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care (Ministry).

More Information

  • For more information on the Champlain LHIN's regional approach to Health Links, please contact Karen Patzer, LHIN Senior Integration Specialist (karen.patzer@lhins.on.ca, 613.747.3220, or toll-free 1.866.902.5446 x 3220).
  • For additional background documents on Health Links, visit the Ministry's website.