Healthcare leaders, patient advisors and frontline staff from across the province come together to learn about evidence-based models of Integrated Care.
Representatives from healthcare organizations across the province gathered on January 23, 2020, to learn about St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS)’s Integrated Comprehensive Care (ICC) program and how evidence-based models of Integrated Care could be applied in their organizations to support their Ontario Health Teams. The event is the first in a series of educational seminars, […]
University Health Network is using St. Joseph’s Health System’s integrated care model to create a seamless transition from hospital to home
University Health Network (UHN) is partnering with St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS) to implement the integrated care model pioneered by SJHS to support patients’ transition from the hospital to their home and community. To date, the Integrated Comprehensive Care program at SJHS has served more than 20,000 patients with a 98 per cent satisfaction rating. […]
Will Ontario’s restructured health-care system mean never navigating the health-care system alone?
The model of bundled care sees different groups of providers band together, share accountability and care for the patient throughout the entire journey. July 24, 2019 By Joanna Frketich , Grant LaFleche The Hamilton Spectator and St. Catharines Standard Something as simple as a phone number has made it doable for Susan Apro to care […]
St. Joseph’s connects clinicians with post-op patients via ‘virtual visits’
July 2, 2019 – Canadian Healthcare Technology HAMILTON, ONT. – St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS) is using video visits to connect clinicians with discharged surgical patients at home. The video-based care builds on St. Joseph’s use of one phone-number access to an integrated care team, around the clock, for discharged patients and provides another dimension […]
How is the St. Joseph’s Health System’s Integrated Comprehensive Care program reducing hallway medicine?
St. Joseph’s Health System’s pioneering Integrated Comprehensive Care model for COPD/CHF patients could free up 13,502 hospital days annually across the province: Health System Performance Research Network (HSPRN) June 27, 2019 – Hamilton, ON – A program pioneered by St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton and St. Joseph’s Home Care, members of St. Joseph’s Health System (SJHS), […]
A glimpse into the future of health care in Ontario
Integrated Comprehensive Care program at St. Joseph’s Health System is a glimpse into the future of health care in Ontario.