Policies, Directives and Resources

General                                                                                                                                          

Legislation

The Broader Public Sector Accountability Act, 2010

Data Submissions Timelines

Fiscal Year 2017-2018 Data Submissions Timelines Memo

Transfer Payment Accountability

In a memo dated October 2, 2007, Ron Sapsford Deputy Minister of Health and Long-Term Care outlined changes in the Transfer Payment Accountability Directive. The revised directive was effective August 31, 2007 for all new transfer payment programs and new transfer payment contracts. All current programs are expected to comply with this directive. 

Read the memo
Read the revised Transfer Payment Accountability Directive and Transfer Payment Accountability Q&A's

Guidelines for Health Service Provider Audits and Reviews

The Ministry has developed two guidelines to help LHINs identify and respond to issues concerning the organizational and financial health of its health service providers. Copies of these guidelines are provided below:

Guidelines for Community Health Service Providers

Guidelines for Hospitals 

Funding Acknowledgement

Acknowledging the Funding Support of the Mississauga Halton LHIN: Questions and Answers for Health Service Providers

Emergency Management

Mississauga Halton LHIN Emergency Management System Communication and Response Protocol

Community                                                                                                                                      

Community Financial Policy

Community Financial Policy (2016)

2014-2017 M-SAA Schedule G – Declaration of Compliance

2014-2017 M-SAA Schedule G – Declaration of Compliance: Required to be submitted to Mississauga Halton LHIN on June 30 of each year

Quality Improvements Plans

QIP Guidance Document (2016)

Hospital                                                                                                                                          

Directives to Hospitals in respect of Reporting Requirements under the BPSAA

In accordance with the Directives to Hospitals in respect of Reporting Requirements under the BPSAA, hospitals are required to:

  • Post expenses of designated individuals on their website 
  • Submit an annual report to the LHIN on the use of consultants
  • Submit a compliance report, attesting to compliance with Broader Public Sector Accountability Act, on an annual basis, and post to on the public website

Long-Term Care                                                                                                                             

Long-Term Care Home Licence Transaction Process

Long-Term Care Home Licence Transaction Process Protocol

Approved March 25, 2013

Long-Term Care Home Service Accountability Agreement (L-SAA)

Long-Term Care Home Service Accountability Agreement (L-SAA) Policies

Community Engagement Resources                                                                                                 

See Community Engagement to view the Health Service Provider Community Engagement Guiding Principles & Checklist.