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Mission Driven Care with Altum Health of the University Health Network (UHN)

Mission Driven Care with Altum Health of the University Health Network (UHN)

Mission Driven Care with Altum Health of the University Health Network (UHN)

Apr 07, 2021 - 11:30 (EDT)
30 minutes

The care delivery model has been shifted light years forward. Real-time innovation and telehealth adoption have shifted patient care expectations and provider adoption of technology.

This live webinar is apart of our Community Spotlight series where we interview clinic owners and organization leaders who unpack their successful business models.

Altum Health is a division of the University Health Network, Canada’s premier academic research hospital,  operating out of 12 regional sites across southern Ontario. Altum is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of highly skilled clinicians & physicians.

Altum’s vision is to lead the new way in Canadian healthcare by maximizing value through early intervention, integrated delivery of care, and leveraging the power of data and technology to provide an exceptional patient experience with superior outcomes. Our slogan and mission is The Right Care. Always. – this means finding the right care for a patient’s condition or injury, the right health care provider at the right time who takes the time to listen, assess, and make the right decisions for a patient’s care plan. Our team of talented therapists offer an unmatched suite of multi-disciplinary services. They work alongside Canada’s best surgeons and specialists who train and influence on leading edge, innovative approaches and hold our clinicians accountable to the industry’s highest possible standards, always with the patient at the center of care.

During the 30-minute Community Spotlight on April 7, 2021, we will be learning from Katherine Irvine, Senior Manager, Operations, and Lisa Leff, Senior Manager, Quality & Outcomes of Altum Health. They will discuss:

  • Their business model pre-pandemic
  • The process they went through during the pandemic
  • The solutions they have implemented to not only survive but thrive in the new normal
  • The development of their Private Academy to host internal team training, onboarding, and private continuing education

Register below (note: you must be signed into Embodia to register).

Presenter Information:

Chris Jackson
Site Manager at Altum Health's Scarborough Clinic 

Hailey Albright
Site Manager at Altum Health's Cambridge Clinic

The instructors
Altum Health UHN

Altum Health is a division of the University Health Network, Canada’s premier academic research hospital,  operating out of 12 regional sites across southern Ontario. Altum is comprised of a multidisciplinary team of highly skilled clinicians & physicians.

Altum’s vision is to lead the new way in Canadian healthcare by maximizing value through early intervention, integrated delivery of care, and leveraging the power of data and technology to provide an exceptional patient experience with superior outcomes. Our slogan and mission is The Right Care. Always. – this means finding the right care for a patient’s condition or injury, the right health care provider at the right time who takes the time to listen, assess, and make the right decisions for a patient’s care plan. Our team of talented therapists offer an unmatched suite of multi-disciplinary services. They work alongside Canada’s best surgeons and specialists who train and influence on leading edge, innovative approaches and hold our clinicians accountable to the industry’s highest possible standards, always with the patient at the center of care.


Maggie Bergeron
PT, BSc, MScPT, Co-Founder of Embodia

Maggie Bergeron is a registered physiotherapist who received her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from McMaster University in 2009 after completing her undergraduate studies at the University of Ottawa.

Maggie co-founded Embodia in 2014 to modernize the patient experience and to provide a simple, easy way to take continuing education courses to all physiotherapists and rehabilitation practitioners, regardless of their location, budget, or area of practice.

Maggie is the community director of TechTO Health - a health technology event that brings together thousands of health tech enthusiasts. She also maintains her own physiotherapy practice in the east end of Toronto where she works with people with persistent pain. Maggie currently serves as a mentor, placement host and holds a Status-Only Appointment (lecturer ranking) with the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Toronto.

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