Glossary

Click on the links below for a brief definition of the terms used in home care.

Glossary

  • Community Care Access Centres

  • Community Support Providers

  • Durable Medical Equipment and Supply Organizations

  • Independent Providers

  • Institutional and Private-duty Providers

  • Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs)

  • Ministry of Health & Long-Term Care (MOHLTC)

  • Pharmaceutical and Infusion Therapy Companies

  • Registries

  • Service Provider Organizations (SPOs)

  • Find a Home Care Provider
  • Facts and Figures
  • Media