Text Size:  A  A
Our Discussion Forum
Share Your Thoughts
Virtual Visit FAQ's
Check out the tip sheet for a Virtual Visit
Learn more
Resource Exchange Update
An opportunity for those who plan and provide services for older adults in SE Ontario to receive the findings of our Lived Experience Network face to face, and through phone / online conversations.
Learn More
SE Ontario Live Chat
Evening South Eastern Ontario Chats will take place every first Tuesday of the month from 6:30-8PM.
Login HereSign Up

Topic: Provincial Patient Ombudsman Soon to Be Appointed
2015-07-10 09:27:37
Sharon Osvald Posts: 120
Joined: 0000-00-00
Interesting Opportunity! Minister Hoskins announced this week that they are now seeking public input in selecting a Patient Ombudsman, inviting people across the province to share ideas of skills, experience and personality traits that they would like to see in Ontarios first Patient Ombudsman.
Appointing a Patient Ombudsman was a commitment in Bill 8, The Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014. A Patient Ombudsman will be in place to help people who have an unresolved complaint against a hospital, a long-term care home or a CCAC.
People can now provide feedback until August 31 at This is the first step in the recruitment process and a summary report of what was heard in the public consultation will be posted on the ministry website.

2015-07-10 09:27:37