GTA Rehab Network Referral Practices

The GTA Rehab Network has released a standardized Outpatient Rehabilitation Model of Care Following Primary Elective Total Joint Replacement (TJR). The model was developed to ensure patients experience a smooth transition from acute care to outpatient rehabilitation in the GTA...

Building a LHIN-wide Hip Fracture Care Pathway in the ESC LHIN

The Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network (ESC LHIN) is a health region in southern Ontario that includes several community acute care hospitals and one stand alone rehabilitation and continuing care hospital in the communities of Chatham-Kent, Sarnia-Lambton and...

Central Health’s Orthopedic Intake and Assessment Clinic

Central Health’s Orthopedic Intake and Assessment Clinic officially opened November 18th 2013 with the goals of: improving client co-ordination and quality of care, improving access to hip and knee replacement surgery (i.e: only those deemed surgical see the surgeon, discharge...

Advances in Hip Fracture Care Delivery – A West Coast Perspective

Advances in Hip Fracture Care Delivery – A West Coast Perspective Pierre Guy, Dolores Langford, Maureen C. Ashe It has been a busy time in British Columbia as we move forward with several projects related to recovery for older adults after hip fracture. In particular, there...

NSM LHIN plans for MSK services

The North Simcoe Muskoka Local Health Integration Network (NSM LHIN) is a health care region in Ontario that includes the following acute care hospitals: Royal Victoria Regional Hospital (RVH), Collingwood General and Marine Hospital (CGMH), Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital...