Admission Process

Admission Process

All placements for long-term care are done through the Community Care Access Centre (CCAC) 705-949-1650.

The steps in the process are as follows:

  1. The Client or his/her family contacts Community Care Access Centre (CCAC).
  2. The CCAC assesses client needs to determine service requirements.
  3. Client and family complete application.
  4. CCAC determines eligibility for LTC Facility Placement
  5. Applications forwarded to 3 facilities of client’s choice
  6. Facility must notify CCAC within 5 business days of decision to approve or not approve application. If approved, the facility will also designate which unit would be appropriate for admission.
  7. Once the application is approved applicant is placed on Facility Wait list according to priority rating.
  8. The facility notifies CCAC in writing whenever there is a bed vacancy.
  9. The bed is offered to the next applicant on wait list appropriate to requested accommodation and unit designation.
  10. Admission is scheduled.

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