Ministry Reports

Restructuring of the Niagara Health System

Report of the Supervisor Dr. Kevin Smith

Submitted to the Honourable Deb Matthews, Minister of Health and Long-Term Care

September 2012

In August 2011, Ontario appointed Kevin Smith as Supervisor of Niagara Health System in order to ensure that efficient and effective operations are restored at Niagara Health System and the public can once again have necessary confidence in the local hospital system.

A review of NHS was conducted and the Supervisor submitted his report to the ministry in September 2012.

The report details the work that was undertaken by the Supervisor in order to stabilize the hospital and identifies a need for the restructuring of the Niagara Health System.

The full report is available for download in PDF format below :

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Restructuring of the Niagara Health System:
Report of the Supervisor Dr. Kevin Smith

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