LONDON, ON, Feb. 22 /CNW/ - Dr. Alan Hudson, Lead of Access to Services
and Wait Times, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care will be meeting with
senior management of the South West Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) to
discuss Ontario's Wait Time Strategy.
Ontario's Wait Time Strategy aims to increase access and reduce wait
times for five major health services: cancer surgery, cardiac procedures,
cataract surgery, hip and knee replacements, as well as MRI and CT exams.
Dr. Hudson will be speaking about wait time progress for the South West
LHIN, and will be elaborating on details regarding recent announcements
concerning emergency room wait times.
He will be available for media interviews at 10 a.m. along with Mr. Tony
Woolgar, Chief Executive Officer, South West LHIN.
DATE: Thursday, February 28
TIME: 10 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
LOCATION: St Joseph's Health Care
268 Grosvenor Street
For further information:
For further information: Media contact: Annabelle Mackey, (519)
672-0445, ext. 2573; Tommasina Conte, (519) 672-0445, ext. 2566