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Geographic distribution of unattached patients in Ontario

Project ID: 2019-004/2020 0950 053 000
Type of Response: Research report
Knowledge User: Alliance for Healthier Communities
ICES Scientist: Rick Glazier
Summary: The purpose of this request is to understand the characteristics of people without attachment to primary care to ensure that everyone can access primary care if they want to. In addition to the numbers of unattached patients, an understanding of their health and social characteristics is needed to inform planning and determine what other supports are required.  To inform primary care and community mental health service planning, it is important to understand the characteristics of the unattached related to sociodemographic information and mental health and addictions issues
Status: Completed