Ontario. Ministry of Health And Long Term Care - Northern Ontario

Site: Health Care Connect - No Physical Address

Service: Health Care Connect

Description & Services
Public Comments Individuals can only join Health Care Connect if they don't currently have a family doctor. If an individual would like to end their enrollment with their current primary health care provider, they can notify the provider directly or call Service Ontario at 1-888-218-9929 or through the toll-free TTY at 1-800-387-5559.
Description (Service) Refers individuals without a regular family health care provider to physicians and nurse practitioners who are accepting new patients in their community
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Algoma District ; Cochrane District ; Kenora District ; Manitoulin District ; Nipissing District ; Rainy River District ; Sudbury District ; Thunder Bay District ; Timiskaming District
  • Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance plan (OHIP) card 
  • Must not already have a family physician
Application Registration can be done by phone or through the online form
Languages English ; French
Fees None
Contact Information
Toll Free Phone 1-800-445-1822
Website www.health.gov.on.ca/en/ms/healthcareconnect/public/default.aspx
Located In Community Northern Ontario
Address Northern Ontario
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care