On December 7th, 2016, Ontario passed legislation that will help patients and their families obtain better access to a more local and integrated health care system, improving the patient experience and delivering higher-quality care. The Patients First Act will help ensure patients are at the centre of the health care system. 



Additional Resources

  • A summary of public feedback received by the Ministry is located here

  • Click here for the technical briefing deck on the LHIN Renewal: Patients First Act

  • An electronic version of Bill 41 and additional information is available on the Legislative Assembly website at: www.ontla.on.ca.


Health System Integration Updates 

(Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Publications)