News Room

News releases, LHIN newsletters and Board Highlights from the last two years are below. If you need access to older documents, please email your request to champlain.media@lhins.on.ca.

Date Title
Apr 20, 2018 Board Meeting Highlights - Feb & Mar 2018
Health Links Approach, Indigenous Health, Patient and Family Advisory Committee ...
Mar 26, 2018 LHINfo Minute: Local Hospitals Go for Silver with the Healthy Foods Program
All 20 hospitals in the Champlain LHIN are changing the conversation around food - one dish at a time - by making significant changes to create supportive, healthy food environments. And almost half of the hospitals have reached Silver status in the Healthy Foods program ...
Feb 08, 2018 Board Meeting Highlights - Jan 2018
The Ottawa Hospital Civic Campus Redevelopment Project, Pathways to Appropriate Levels of Care: Hospital Occupancy Pressures, Quarterly Performance Report, Health Service Provider Service Accountability Agreements: 2018-19 Local Obligations
Jan 24, 2018 Champlain LHIN Statement – Stroke Rehabilitation Services at Hôpital Glengarry Memorial Hospital
The Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) has been working with partners on how best to improve patients’ access to rehabilitation services across the region.
Jan 03, 2018 LHINfo Minute: Lung Health Program Improving Lives of Rural Patients
"Bernice is on the go. She can visit friends, and do all the things she wants to do. She is not stuck at home afraid of going to hospital every day or second day." - Respiratory therapist JoAnn, speaking about her patient, Bernice ...
Dec 21, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Nov and Dec 2017
Role of Oshkaabewis at Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health, Update on Indigenous Health Circle Forum: Investments and Priorities, New Addictions Treatment Investments in Champlain, Champlain Regional Planning for Trans, Intersex, Two-Spirit and Gender Diverse Health Services ...
Dec 01, 2017 New Technology Identifies Seniors at Risk of Falling
NEWS - The Champlain LHIN, in partnership with GE Healthcare Canada, has launched a new screening tool to reduce the rate of falls among seniors.
Nov 23, 2017 Champlain LHIN Expands Opioid Addiction Treatment Services
NEWS - The Champlain LHIN is increasing treatment services to meet the growing needs of people with addictions to opioids ...
Nov 20, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Oct 2017
Performance Report for First Quarter 2017-18, Sub-Region Population Health Profiles Report, Limoges Health Hub, Community Stroke Rehabilitation Program in Eastern Champlain, Home and Community Care – Update
Nov 01, 2017 LHINfo Minute: Partnering with Indigenous Peoples to Support Culturally Appropriate Health Care
Mary visited an intake worker from Wabano Centre for Aboriginal Health to identify her needs. Since then, she has received a number of services at the centre, including the Champlain LHIN-funded walk-in counselling services ...
Oct 19, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Sept 2017
Home Care Wait List, Francophone Health Needs and Access to French-Language Services, Capacity Report Findings – Hospital Inpatient Mental Health and Addictions Services ...
Sep 25, 2017 LHINfo Minute: Providing Quality Services for People with Dementia
To help keep her husband active and give herself a break, Louise decided to enroll her husband in a LHIN-funded adult day program at the Garbarino Girard Centre for Innovation in Seniors Care, located at Algonquin College in Ottawa ...
Aug 09, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - July 2017
Medical Assistance in Dying in the Champlain Region - Overview, Results of LHIN-Initiated Study on Child & Youth Health Services Capacity, Fourth Quarter 2016-17 Performance Report, Voluntary Integration: Community Support Services in Eastern Champlain, Update on Health Links Progress and Prospects ...
Jul 13, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - June 2017
Planning for Immigrants’ Health and Well-being, Annual Business Plan 2017-18, Service Accountability Agreement for Bruyère Continuing Care ...
Jul 04, 2017 Champlain LHIN Welcomes Newest Board Members
The Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is pleased to announce five recent appointments to its board of directors ...
May 11, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Apr 2017
Champlain Home-Care Demand Study, Third Quarter 2016-17 Performance Report
Apr 11, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Mar 2017
Home and Community Care, Patients First Act, 2016 Implementation, 2017-18 Annual Business Plan, 2017-18 Service Accountability Agreements, Auditor General 2015 Report ...
Mar 03, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Feb 2017
Pre-Capital Submission for The Ottawa Hospital’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Decision, Voluntary Integration for Meals on Wheels in South Dundas – Decision ...
Feb 16, 2017 LHINfo Minute: Community Engagement a Priority for the Champlain LHIN
Almost two decades ago, Doreen Rocque became caregiver to her husband Blake, who was diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease.
Feb 03, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Jan 2017
Second Quarter 2016-17 Performance Report, Community-based Rehabilitation Care for People with Acquired Brain Injury, Influenza Season – Surge Planning Review ...
Jan 17, 2017 LHINfo Minute: Champlain LHIN Improving People’s Access to Specialist Care
The expanded use among doctors of an electronic medical tool created by the Champlain LHIN and its partners is positively impacting patient care...
Jan 10, 2017 Board Meeting Highlights - Dec 2016
Surge Planning, Indigenous Health, Service for People with Diabetes, 2017-18 Service Accountability Agreement Obligations ...
Dec 19, 2016 Ontario Training More Volunteers to Support End-of-Life and Palliative Care at Home
Visiting Hospice Volunteer Services to be Enhanced Across the Province
Dec 14, 2016 Celebrating 30th Anniversary of Ontario’s French Language Services Act
By using tools outlined in this provincial law, the Champlain LHIN and French Language Health Services Network of Eastern Ontario have worked jointly to ensure more Francophones receive health services in their own language.
Nov 29, 2016 LHINfo Minute: Improving Care for People with Mental Health Conditions and Addictions
The health services provided at Gardner Street Enhanced Supportive Housing are just one of many significant LHIN investments to help clients avoid unnecessary emergency visits and hospital admissions.
Nov 21, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - Oct 2016
Centralized Access to Diabetes Education Teams, Support for Indigenous Health, Healthy Food in Hospitals Program, 2017-18 Service Accountability Agreement Obligations ...
Nov 15, 2016 Champlain LHIN Appoints New Members to Board of Directors
The Champlain Local Health Integration Network (LHIN) is pleased to announce three recent appointments to its board of directors ...
Oct 25, 2016 LHINfo Minute: Champlain LHIN Helping Seniors Remain Independent and Safe at Home
The Champlain LHIN has made significant progress in planning and implementing new health services for seniors, such as those benefitting the Turcotte family ...
Oct 21, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - Sept 2016
Decision on Champlain LHIN Sub-Regions, Palliative Care Education, Health Links: Scaling and Sustainability, Health Needs of Francophones in Champlain, Decision on Bruyère's Performance Plan, Decision on Q1 2016-17 Performance Report ...
Sep 20, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - Aug 2016
Decision on the Distribution of Orthopedic Services in Champlain, Bruyère Continuing Care Improvement Plan, Update on Patients First: Sub-Region Development ...
Sep 07, 2016 LHINfo Minute: More Palliative-Care Support at Home through Champlain LHIN Expansion of Services
The Champlain LHIN provides funding for these services in Madawaska Valley and other areas of Champlain, and supports overall planning and improvement efforts through our regional hospice palliative care program ...
Sep 01, 2016 New Program in Hawkesbury: Sexual Assault and Partner Abuse Care
In addition to providing funding for the new service within Hawkesbury & District General Hospital’s emergency department, the Champlain LHIN was also a key partner in helping to plan the program ...
Aug 16, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - July 2016
Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario and Ottawa Children’s Treatment Centre - Voluntary Integration, Champlain Hospice Palliative Care Services, Health Links, Champlain LHIN Funding Allocations to Advance Strategic Priorities, Fourth Quarter 2015-16 Performance Report ...
Jul 14, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - June 2016
Distribution of Orthopedic Services, French-Language Health Services Strategy 2016-19, Redevelopment of St. Francis Memorial Hospital's Emergency Department, Updates on Community Engagement and Mental Health and Addictions ...
Jun 21, 2016 Champlain LHIN Celebrates National Aboriginal Day
The Champlain LHIN joins Indigenous peoples in Canada to commemorate the 20th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day ...
Jun 16, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - May 2016
Sub-Acute Capacity Plan, French-language designation for the Canadian Mental Health Association (Champlain East), Reducing MRI Scan Wait Times ...
May 24, 2016 Board Meeting Highlights - Apr 2016
Facilitated Integration Decision, Regional Vision Care Plan, Redevelopment of the Mental Health Department at Queensway Carleton Hospital ...