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26mar12:00 pm1:30 pmFurthering our Understanding of Equity in the Ontario Health System Event Organized By: The Health System Performance Network (HSPN) Sector:Collaborating Partners,Community Support Services,Hospitals,Mental Health and Addictions,Primary Care

Event Details

About the Webinar: The Health System Performance Network (HSPN) invites members of the Huron Perth & Area – Ontario Health Team and other interested professionals to an enlightening session titled ‘Furthering our Understanding of Equity in the Ontario Health System.’ This webinar aims to address critical health equity-related questions as identified by the Ministry of Health, with a particular focus on enhancing the performance and equity of health systems.

Session Highlights: Exploration of Five Key Questions: The session will cover significant queries related to health equity, including methods for measuring health equity in system performance and identifying the data necessary for supporting local, equity-oriented programming. Virtual Care and Chronic Conditions: Discussions will include an examination of disparities in the use of virtual healthcare services and the management of chronic conditions such as diabetes, through an equity lens.

Data and Analysis: The HSPN utilises diverse data collection and analytical methods to provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of health disparities within Ontario’s health settings. Collaborative Insights: This webinar represents a collective effort to understand and articulate the complex issues surrounding health disparities, with the goal of illuminating the landscape of health equity in Ontario.

Objective: The webinar aims to foster informed discussions and highlight the current state of health equity, identifying pathways for systemic improvements. This session is particularly valuable for professionals seeking to deepen their understanding and contribute to the enhancement of equity within Ontario’s health system. Leaders and management from the Huron Perth & Area – Ontario Health Team are highly encouraged to attend this pivotal conversation, as it aligns with our collective mission to navigate and address the challenges and opportunities within our healthcare system.


(Tuesday) 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


The Health System Performance Network (HSPN)

The Health System Performance Network (HSPN) is a dynamic team comprising a diverse group of professionals including investigators, visiting scholars, post-doctoral fellows, graduate students, and research staff. They bring a wealth of knowledge from various academic disciplines such as economics, epidemiology, finance, health informatics, health services research, nursing, organizational management, and statistics. At the core of HSPN's mission is the utilization of its extensive research and evaluation expertise to critically assess policy directions and organizational strategies. Their goal is to guide and support initiatives aimed at enhancing health outcomes and improving patients' experiences of care, all while ensuring cost-effectiveness. The HSPN is committed to contributing to the betterment of healthcare systems through evidence-based research and collaborative efforts.