Working Groups and Committees

Our working groups and committees are created to support the strategic direction of the Kawartha Lakes Ontario Health Team and work to address the healthcare needs of our community.

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Patient Family Advisory Council

Advisory group that aims to improve the patient, client, family and caregiver care and service experience in Kawartha Lakes and assist in shaping KL-OHT programs.

Operating Committee

Implements plans and design of the KL-OHT, prepares Ministry submissions, and oversees working groups.

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Oversight Committee

Develops the strategic plan and budget of the KL-OHT, oversees the Governance Working Group.

Governance
Working Group

Identifies and approves new leads and members, evaluates KL-OHT goals, determines strategic direction in partnership with other committees and working groups.

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Care Navigation Working Group

Develops Harmonized Navigation Plan in partnership other committees, conducts Care Navigation gap analysis using existing and new data.

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Digital
Working Group

Develops digital solutions for programs, such as eReferrals, Virtual Wellness Connection Program, Community Paramedic Remote Patient Monitoring and Online Appointment Booking.

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Engagement
Working Group

Implements our Community Engagement Plan, works closely with Patient Family Advisory Council to listen to and implement feedback from the community.

Unattached Patient Working Group

Identifies and makes recommendations to address the needs of patients in Kawartha Lakes without a family doctor.