Partners Advancing Transitions in Healthcare (Path): Northumberland

June 5, 2012 Cover Page for PATH Backgrounder document Download the PATH Backgrounder

This brief backgrounder provides basic project details for The Change Foundation’s announcement of the Northumberland Community Partnership as the winner of its $3-million investment in a trail-blazing project: PATH – Partners Advancing Transitions in Healthcare: A first with Ontario patients. The Northumberland Community Partnership unites 12 health and social care organizations with seniors and caregivers who will identify care transition problems across Central East Ontario and work with a full range of service providers to redesign care and improve experiences from 2012-14. Read about the project’s purpose, selection process, list of partners , main elements, and local community profile. The project is the centerpiece of the Foundation’s latest strategic plan.


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