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How to Find - Doctors Accepting New Patients

Site: Halton

Memos and Bulletins
Public Comments For full directory of "How to" listings on different topics, see here
Contact Information
Office Phone Halton Region 3-1-1 or 905-825-6000
Toll Free Phone Health Care Connect 1-800-445-1822;  
Halton Region 1-866-442-5866
TTY Phone ServiceOntario 1-800-387-5559;  
Halton Region 905-827-9833
Agency Information
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) To find a doctor accepting new patients in Halton: 
Health Care Connect
  • a service of the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care to help you find a family doctor, nurse practitioner or specialist
  • provides listings (by municipality) of family physicians who are accepting patients
Ontario Virtual Care Clinic
  • connect to an on-call doctor today by video or audio during the COVID-19 pandemic 
  • If you have a family doctor, seek care from them first - this service does not replace usual care 
  • available from 8 am - 12 midnight for non-urgent health concerns. If you have an urgent concern or emergency, call 911  
  • French language services are available between 4 pm and 8 pm, 7 days a week 
  • this service is for simple health questions 
  • request an appointment here
Hours Online service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Registration required if using Health Care Connect or Ontario Virtual Care Clinic
Languages English
Fees None
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Physical Access Not Applicable - online resource
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Health Care ; Topic Guides
HCSD Sub Heading All "How To" Guides ; Finding a Doctor ; Special Topics
Service Categories Physician Referrals

Agency Overview

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