Connect – Deliver better coordinated and integrated care in the community, closer to home. 

In 2016-17, we will:

Integrate hospital care to deliver consistent, evidence-based best practice as a specialized resource on the health journey by:

  • Ensuring emergency department, surgery and diagnostic wait times meet the quality standard.

Strengthen home and community care by:

  • Implementing the 10 recommendations from the Patients First Home and Community Care Roadmap to dramatically improve the experience of patients in home and community care.

Modernize the provision of long-term care through infrastructure renewal and quality improvement by:

  • Developing and implementing a local plan to improve facilities of older long-term care homes to ensure all homes meet the same quality standards.

Support caregivers’ health and well-being by:

  • Enhancing the awareness of existing caregiver supports.

2016-17 Strategic Priorities