Urgent Needs

Health Care Connect

If you are in need of a family doctor or nurse practitioner you can register for the Health Care Connect program by calling 1-800-445-1822. A valid OHIP card is required.

Health Care Connect refers people without a regular family health care provider to physicians and nurse practitioners who are accepting new patients in their community.

After you’ve registered with Health Care Connect, a nurse - called a Care Connector - will be assigned to help you find a health care provider in your area. Your Care Connector will be your main point of contact with the program. Your will receive contact information for your Care Connector by mail after you have registered for the program.

Toll Free 1-800-445-1822
Website https://www.ontario.ca/page/find-family-doctor-or-nurse-practitioner