Health service use and costs of people using assistive devices
Project ID: 2017-053/ 2019 0950 028 000
Type of Response: Research project
Knowledge User: Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
ICES Scientist: Refik Saskin
Summary: The Assistive Devices Program helps Ontarians with long-term physical disabilities pay for customized equipment including but not limited to mobility aids, hearing aids, diabetes monitoring equipment and supplies, and home oxygen. The purpose of the request is to better understand the client population and develop goals for improving program equity, effectiveness, impact and sustainability.