Organizational Structure of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

For information about the organizational structure of the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care, please see the Ministry Organization Chart [PDF] or the accessible version below.

  1. Dr. Eric Hoskins, Minister
    1. John Fraser, Parliamentary Assistant
  2. Dr. Bob Bell, Deputy Minister
    1. Sharon Lee Smith Associate Deputy Minister, Policy and Transformation
      1. Roselle Martino, ADM, Population and Public Health
        1. Jackie Wood, Director, Planning and Performance
        2. Clint Shingler, Director, Health System Emergency Management
        3. Elizabeth Walker, Director, Accountability and Liaison
        4. Nina Arron, Director, Disease Prevention Policy and Programs
        5. Dianne Alexander, (A) Director, Healthy Living Policy and Programs
        6. Laura Pisko, Director, Health Protection Policy and Programs
      2. Peter Kaftarian, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health Capital
        1. James Stewart, Director, Health Capital Investment
        2. Brenda Blackstock, Director, Long-Term Care Home Renewal
      3. Patrick Dicerni, Assistant Deputy Minister, Strategic Policy Planning
        1. Anne Hayes, Director, Research, Analysis and Evaluation
        2. Louis Dimitracopoulos, Director, Policy Coordination and Intergovernmental Relations
        3. Michael Robertson, (A) Director, Capacity Planning and Priorities
        4. Sean Court, (A) Director, Strategic Policy
        5. Joanne Plaxton, Director, Health Equity
        6. Patrick Mitchell, Director, Mental Health and Addictions
      4. Nancy Lytle, Assistant Deputy Minister, Long-Term Care Homes
        1. Karen Simpson, Director, LTC Inspections
        2. Brian Pollard, Director, Licensing and Policy
    2. Nancy Naylor, Associate Deputy Minister, Delivery and Implementation
      1. Tim Hadwen, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health System Accountability, Performance and French Language Services
        1. Jane Sager, Director, Local Health Integration Network Liaison
        2. Amy Olmstead, Director, Home and Community Care
        3. Phil Graham, Director, Primary Health Care
        4. Alison Blair, Director, Local Health Integration Network Renewal
        5. Fiona Menzies, Project Director, Program Implementation
      2. Melissa Farrell, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health System Quality and Funding
        1. Jillian Paul, Director, Policy and Innovation
        2. Sherif Kaldas, Director, Health Sector Models
        3. Fredrika Scarth, Director, Health Quality Ontario Liaison and Program Development
        4. Dr. Melanie Kohn, Director, Hospitals
    3. Janice Crawford, Director, Legal Services
    4. Wiesa Kubicka, Director, Policy and Delivery
    5. William Charnetski, Chief Health Innovation Strategist
      1. Jovan Matic, Director, Office of the Chief Health Innovation Strategist
    6. Lorelle Taylor, Associate Deputy Minister, Health System Information Management and CIO
      1. Director (vacant), Special Projects
      2. Michael Hillmer, Executive Director, Information Management, Data and Analytics
        1. Eric Sutherland, A/Director, Information Management Strategy and Policy
        2. Aileen Chan, Director, Health Data
        3. Jennifer Bridge, A/Director, Health Analytics
    7. Health Services I&IT Cluster
      1. Swetlana Signarowski, (A) Head, Project Solutions
      2. Louise Doyon (A) Head, Business Consulting
      3. Louise Doyon, (A) Director, Planning Architecture and Financial Management
      4. Executive Lead (vacant)
        1. Chris Pentleton, (A) Director, Digital Health Solutions and Innovation
        2. Jack Groenewegen, (A) Head, Health Solutions Delivery
        3. Hope Knox, Head, Integrated Health Solutions
        4. Elizabeth Hyland, Head, Technology Management and Solutions Integration
    8. Greg Hein, ADM (Interim), Digital Health Secretariat
      1. Director (vacant), Digital Health Secretariat
    9. Suzanne McGurn, Assistant Deputy Minister and Executive Officer, Ontario Public Drug Programs
      1. Angie Wong, Director, Drug Program Policy and Strategy
      2. David Schachow, Director, Drug Programs Delivery
      3. Joel Montesanti, (A) Director, Strategy Execution
    10. Jean-Claude Camus, Assistant Deputy Minister, Communications and Marketing
      1. Natasha Granatstein, Director, Strategic Planning and Integrated Marketing
      2. Estelle Saint-Martin, (A) Director, Public and Corporate Affairs
    11. Justine Jackson, Assistant Deputy Minister and Chief Administrative Officer, Corporate Services
      1. Rhonda Lindo, Director, HR Strategic Business Unit
      2. Phil Cooke, Director, Director, Fiscal Oversight and Performance
      3. Shelley Gibson, Director, Supply Chain and Facilities
      4. Jim Yuill, Director, Financial Management
      5. Vacant, Director, Accounting Policy and Financial Reporting
      6. Mark Donaldson, (A) Director, Accounting Policy and Financial Reporting
      7. John Amodeo, Director, Corporate Management
      8. Charles Meehan, Director, Health Audit Service Team
      9. Simon Trevarthen, Director, Business Innovation Office
    12. Patricia Li, Assistant Deputy Minister, Direct Services
      1. Josephine Fuller, Director, Claims Services
      2. Tanzeel Merchant, Director, Emergency Health Regulatory and Accountability
      3. Eva Roszuk, Director, Assistive Devices Program
      4. Nancy Dickson, Director, Psychiatric Patient Advocate Office
      5. Donna Piasentini, Director, Emergency Health Program Management and Delivery
    13. Denise Cole, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health Workforce Planning and Regulatory Affairs
      1. Allison Henry, (A) Director, Nursing Policy & Innovation Branch, HWPRA
      2. David Lamb, Director, Health Workforce Policy
      3. Allison Henry, Director, Health System Labour Relations and Regulatory Policy
    14. Lynn Guerriero, Assistant Deputy Minister, Negotiations and Accountability Management
      1. David Clarke, Director, Negotiations
      2. Neeta Sarta, Director, Provincial Programs
      3. Pauline Ryan, Director, Health Services
      4. Bonnie Reib, Director, Laboratories and Genetics
    15. Dr. David Williams, Chief Medical Officer of Health
      1. Associate Chief Medical Officer of Health (vacant), Communicable and Infectious Disease
      2. Dr. David McKeown, Associate Chief Medical Officer of Health, Infrastructure and Systems
      3. Associate Chief Medical Officer of Health (vacant), Environmental Health
      4. Associate Chief Medical Officer of Health (vacant), Health Promotion Chronic Disease and Injury Prevention
    16. Melissa Farrell, Assistant Deputy Minister, Health System Quality and Funding
      1. Jillian Paul, Director, Policy and Innovation
      2. Sherif Kaldas, Director, Health Sector Models
      3. Fredrika Scarth, Director, Health Quality Ontario Liaison and Program Development
      4. Dr. Melanie Kohn, Director, Hospitals

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