The Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)

The Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre (CCAC)

June 17, 2014 08:00 ET

Mississauga Halton CCAC Introduces 2013/14 Annual Report to the Community

Building partnerships to care for patients at home

ETOBICOKE, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - June 17, 2014) -

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Mississauga Halton Community Care Access Centre's Annual Report to the Community 2013/14 - Partners in Care highlights the key roles that partnerships play in providing health care services in the region. These partnerships enable smoother service delivery to patients with varying needs. Collaborating with partners allows Mississauga Halton CCAC to deliver on the tremendous demand from patients with significant care needs.

"Safe, effective health care at home is what Ontarians want. The Mississauga Halton CCAC is the only organization in the region to coordinate such a large range of health and social services that our residents need," says Caroline Brereton, CEO of Mississauga Halton CCAC.

"Our ability to deliver on the tremendous demand for services from patients with significant care needs is made possible through collaboration with our outstanding partners in care," adds Ms. Brereton.

The Mississauga Halton CCAC coordinates in-home and community support services, information and referral, and long-term care placement. It is funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and serves a population of more than one-million residents in the communities of South Etobicoke, Mississauga, Oakville, Halton Hills and Milton.

To view the full report, click here.

Video highlights:

Palliative care: Jason's story

Wound care: St. John's story

East Mississauga Health Link

Seamless Transitions: Hospital to Home

Highlights:

Patients supported: +5.9%

Number of school-aged children provided with treatment: +11.8%

Provided care for 1 in 28 residents

CLICK HERE to watch Caroline Brereton, CEO, introduce the 2013/14 Annual Report to the Community

CLICK HERE to watch a video message from Rob Stansfield, Chair, Board of Directors

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