Mississauga Halton Local Health Integration Network - Home and Community Care

Site: Milton Office

Contact Information
Office Phone 905-855-9090
Toll Free Phone 1-877-336-9090
Fax 905-855-8989
E-Mail mississaugahalton@lhins.on.ca
Website www.healthcareathome.ca/mh
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
310 Main St E, Suite 104
Milton, ON L9T 1P5
 
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Intersection Ontario St and Main St E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name MHCCAC
Agency Information
Description (Agency) One of 14 Local Health Integration Networks in Ontario who works with local community and health care providers to set priorities and plan health services in the area
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Primary Executive Bill MacLeod, Chief Executive Officer
Alternate Executive David Fry, Vice-President
Funding Provincial - Ontario Ministry of Health and Long Term Care
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Access to health care support at home, at school or in the community * care coordinators work with people in the community or leaving hospital to determine what help is needed and arrange for care * care is provided in community settings such as the home, school, residential facility or nursing community clinic * provides information about other community services and refers when appropriate

Services available to eligible patients may include:
  • Nursing
  • Nurse practitioner
  • Personal support
  • Physiotherapy and occupational therapy
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Social work
  • Nutrition and food counselling (dietitians)
  • Palliative care
  • Medical supplies and equipment
  • Access to long-term care homes
  • Access to supported living (adult day programs, supportive housing, retirement homes and assisted living)
  • Health support in the school
  • Specialized services for people living with specific health conditions
  • Referral to other community supports

Information and Referral - thehealthline.ca provides online access to health care information and services in Ontario, or call the referral phone service at 310-2222 - in English or 310-2272 - in French

Children's Health Services - Special health services for children in both the home and school environment * supports children when health care provision is essential to a student's participation and development in school programs * services are provided within public, private or home-based schools

Health Links - Designed to help high-needs patients such as seniors and people with multiple health conditions, stay safe at home and out of hospital and emergency rooms * provides an enhanced level of care through improved coordination of care and communication between health care providers, including primary care, hospitals, long-term care, mental health and addictions and community support services * there are 7 Health Links in Mississauga Halton area

Health Care Connect - Refers people who do not have a doctor to a family health care provider who may be accepting new patients * once registered, program participants are assigned to a Care Connector employed by the LHIN - Home and Community Care * Care Connectors work with family doctors and nurse practitioners who are accepting new patients

In-Home Services - Health care services to people in their own homes

Mental Health and Addictions Nurses - Assessments, interventions and support to students and families with mental health and or addiction issues * consultation to school staff in regards to mental health and/or addiction issues as appropriate

Placement Services - Determine eligibility for admission to long-term care facilities and prioritize and manage the admission process * support and information is provided to applicants and their families prior to and during the admission process

Nursing Clinics - Nursing services for ambulatory patients at clinics located in the community

Supported Living - Information and/or assessment for Adult Day Programs (ADS), Retirement Homes, Supports for Daily Living or Supportive Housing
Hours Office: Daily 8:30am-9pm
Open to public: Mon-Fri 8:30am-4:30pm
On-call Care Coordinator: 9pm-8:30am
Areas Served Halton Region ; Mississauga (City of)
Boundaries Mississauga Halton LHIN
Eligibility People of all ages who are facing the challenges of age, illness, injury, or disability
Application Call * no referral required for most services * referral through school for in-school services
Languages English ; French
Fees Covered by OHIP
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Adult Day Programs ; Case/Care Management ; Home Health Care ; Long Term Care Coordination Centres ; Specialized Information and Referral

Agency Overview


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