News 2019

Network proposes alternate bundled care pricing

A Network initiative has proposed alternate pricing for hospital-based outpatient rehab for the MOHLTC hip and knee bundled care pilot. The Network used its outpatient rehabilitation model for total joint replacements (which provides an optimal level of care) and an average pricing for hospital-based outpatient physiotherapy in Toronto Central LHIN to estimate a cost per […]

Data captures unmet need in outpatient rehab

A Network analysis of more than 3100 referrals to hospital-based outpatient rehab provides a clearer picture of patients who are declined. The data also begin to address a long-standing data gap that has made system-wide capacity planning difficult. The Network worked with seven Toronto hospitals to track all outpatient rehab referrals received from October to […]

Project provides insights to optimize planning

A Network initiative with Lakeridge Health and Scarborough Health Network has provided insights to help members with rehabilitative care planning. Over the last year, the Network worked with Lakeridge Health and Scarborough Health Network to ensure their rehabilitative care services are ready to meet future demand in their area. The project looked at current and […]

Strategic planning process underway

The GTA Rehab Network has begun a strategic planning process to set priorities and goals for the next three years. There has been significant change in the health care system since the Network’s last strategic plan in 2015. As the system continues to evolve and the needs of member organizations change, it is important that […]