Partners for Good
The Ontario SCI Alliance is co-led by Spinal Cord Injury Ontario and the Ontario Neurotrauma Foundation (ONF). Together, 250 key provincial stakeholders and strategic partners of researchers, service providers, policy makers, funders and people with spinal cord injury address and resolve systemic barriers in Ontario. We have a clear vision and are getting things done.
October 1, 2018 Post-Alliance Meeting Highlights
Ontario SCI Alliance Member Update, September 2018
This report includes information on:
OTN event on Primary Care:
On September 25, we successfully hosted a webinar with OTN on “Improving Primary Care for People with Spinal Cord Injury”.View Webcast
Access to Medical Supplies:
We are pleased to inform you that we recently secured a Queen’s Park Day for our campaign on “Access to Medical Supplies” under the sponsorship support of MPP France Gelinas (Opposition Health Care Critic). The Queen’s Park Day is scheduled for December 11, 2018. We will keep you posted as more updates become available.
Health Quality Ontario Report:
Last week, Health Quality Ontario (HQO) released its highly anticipated DRAFT report on “intermittent catheters for urinary retention due to neurological or non-neurological conditions”. HQO is currently looking for feedback on both the assessment and the funding recommendation.
Save the Date
The 8th National Spinal Cord Injury Conference is now scheduled from October 17-19, 2019.