Diabetes Regional Coordination Centres

Site: Central West LHIN

Service: Chronic Disease Prevention and Management Initiative at the Central West LHIN

Record Details
Office Phone 905-452-6978
Primary Contact Hali Harry-Paul, Administrative Assistant, Central West LHIN; Phone: 905-452-6926; Email: hali.harry-paul@lhins.on.ca
Description (Service) No direct service

The Regional Coordination Centre (RCC) coordinate diabetes care across the disease continuum, fostering collaboration among healthcare providers, and facilitating the adoption and integration of consistent, evidence-based standards and best practices * does not deliver care directly, but works with healthcare providers and other stakeholders to identify gaps and implement strategies that contribute to improved diabetes care and improve quality of life of people living with diabetes * works to increase awareness and access to Diabetes Care Teams and Self Management Programs

The program conducts workshops for healthcare professionals to help clinicians become more effective in supporting clients * workshops are held at different locations within the region * information is available about chronic disease prevention and management, with an emphasis on diabetes

Diabetes education and self management services are offered at:
Brampton: William Osler Health System -Brampton Civic site, WellFort Community Health Services
Etobicoke: William Osler Health System - Etobicoke General Hospital site, Rexdale Community Health Centre
Dufferin County: Headwaters Health Care Centre, Dufferin Area Family Health Team (FHT) in Shelburne and Orangeville
Diabetes Education programs are also avilable at 5 other FHTs in the region   (Woodbine FHT, Wise Elephant FHT, Queens Square FHT, Central Brampton FHT, North Peel FHT)
Areas Served Dufferin County ; Etobicoke North ; Peel Region ; Vaughan - Woodbridge
Eligibility Healthcare professionals
Languages English ; Access to diabetes services is offered in multiple languages in Brampton, Etobicoke, Malton, Rexdale * Language interpreter services are available at the William Osler Health System and Headwaters Health Care Centre
Fees None
Located In Community Brampton
Address & Map
8 Nelson St W, Suite 300
Brampton, ON L6P 1L4
 
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Intersection Main St N and Queen St
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Service Categories Chronic Disease Self Management Programs ~ Diabetes ; Disease Prevention Programs ; Disease/Disability Information ~ Diabetes ; Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups ~ Diabetes ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Diabetes

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