Windsor Regional Hospital Frail Elderly Program

The LHIN will provide $285,400 to Windsor Regional Hospital to fund the extension of the Frail Elderly Program. The Frail Elderly Program will assist in preventing use of emergency department and hospital admissions in the frail elderly population (at risk seniors) for Windsor Regional, Hotel Dieu Grace Hospitals and Leamington District Memorial Hospital. ER Case management & geriatric assessment.

The funding for the Frail Elderly Program will be made available to Windsor Regional Hospital in January 2008. At this time it will be the role of the Windsor Regional and their partners to operationalize this plan, which will involve additional staff.