Register for Health Care Connect and a nurse will search for a doctor or nurse practitioner who is accepting new patients in your community. Register for Health Care Connect online Or register by phone at 1-800-445-1822 , Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm. About 88% of people who join the program find a family health care provider this way, however, joining Health Care Connect does not guarantee that: a family health care provider will be found for you – those who need urgent care will be placed with a family health care provider first one family health care provider can take your whole familyRead More →

    Telehealth Ontario is a free, confidential service you can call to get health advice or information. A Registered Nurse will take your call 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Toll-free: 1-866-797-0000 Toll-free TTY: 1-866-797-0007 Telehealth Ontario is only offered over the phone. Email advice is not available. How it works When you call, a Registered Nurse will ask you to answer questions so they can assess your health problem and give you advice. Telehealth Ontario nurses will not diagnose your illness or give you medicine. They will direct you to the most appropriate level of care or may put you inRead More →

            A human rights lawyer is praising a decision by the Ministry of Transportation to stop disclosing expired medical suspensions on driver’s abstracts as of Jan. 1, calling the old policy a barrier to employment. More →