Our Mission, Vision & Values

LHINs are the only organizations in Ontario that bring together health care partners from the following  sectors – hospitals, community care, community support services, community mental health and addictions, community health centres and long-term care – to develop innovative, collaborative solutions leading to more timely access to high quality services for the residents of Ontario and South East LHIN communities.

By supporting these important partnerships, LHINs are ensuring that Ontarians have access to an effective and efficient health care system that delivers improved health care results and a better patient experience.


Planning, accountability and funding that drive improved patient-centred health care performance in the South East


Achieving better health through innovative, proactive, integrated and accessible quality health care in collaboration with an informed and involved community


  • Professionalism
  • Respect
  • Collaborative Engagement
  • Transparency

What does our vision mean?

Better health: improvement in individual/population health

Proactive: promotion, prevention, treatment

Integrated: seamless, value for money

Responsive: timely access to care

Partnership: working together

Informed community: knowing how to access the system and know how to maintain good health