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OUR REGION

 

 

 

The Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (FL&A) region includes Kingston, Napanee and surrounding rural communities - encompassing Gananoque to the east, Deseronto to the west, and Denbigh to the north.

Population: 226,100 residents

ABOUT US

 

Ontario Health Teams (OHTs) are being built across the province to provide a new way of delivering more connected care and facilitating access for patients and caregivers. OHTs will strive to improve the experience for patients receiving care and for health care providers working as one team. See this FAQ for more information.

The Frontenac, Lennox & Addington Ontario Health Team (FL&A-OHT) is working toward providing more efficient, integrated and equitable health care to the people of the FL&A region. See our year-one projects below for a view of the higher risk groups we will focus on this first year.

As the  FL&A-OHT evolves, we will share developments with you. We also invite you to get involved and share your ideas.

 

 

YEAR-ONE PROJECTS

Aging Well at Home

Aging in place strategies

 

Coordinated home care teams

 

Support for self management

 

Identification of “at risk” for hospitalization /LTC decreased ALC

Palliative Care Collaborative

Equitable access

 

Integrated teams

 

Focus on end of life care

Mental Health Support Integration

Hub and spoke model based in primary care

 

Improved access

 

Collaboration of current agencies

Coordinated Discharge

Coordinated teams – no gaps in transitions

 

Fewer readmissions/ ER/ALC

 

Supported by digital strategy

 

Attachment to health homes for all discharges

 
 

PARTNERS

We will build on existing strengths and partnerships, as well as form new relationships. Working together, we will create the long-term vision for our OHT, focus on the critical needs of the FL&A region, and explore opportunities for stronger, more connected care. We are committed to informing and involving patients, caregivers and the public.

 

OUR JOURNEY

Self-Assessments Submitted

South East (SE-OHT) and Rural Frontenac, Lennox & Addington (RFLA-OHT) Ontario Health Teams each submitted Self-Assessment to the Ministry of Health.

Fall 2019

Full-Assessment Submitted

Frontenac, Lennox & Addington Ontario Health Team (FL&A-OHT) in development submits their Full OHT Application

to the Ministry of Health.

November 2020

May 2019

Ministry Request

Ministry of Health requested SE and RFLA regions to form one OHT for the FL&A region.

September 2020

Ministry Designation

Frontenac, Lennox & Addington Ontario Health Team receives official designation by the Ministry of Health. View Media Release

 

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