Health equity is about ensuring that all our patients achieve the best possible health outcomes regardless of language, race, religion, disability, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, income, or any other individual characteristic.
Part of Sinai Health System’s mission is to lead efforts to eliminate health inequities. Recognized as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers, we have created a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace; and are steadfast in our commitment to health equity and ensuring exceptional care that is accessible to all.
We are committed to identifying inequities, and putting strategies in place to address them. In support of our work, Sinai Health:
- Assists members of the public to address and resolve complaints of harassment and discrimination through Patient Relations
- Provides education and training for Sinai Health staff to raise awareness of human rights issues as they relate to health care
- Develops policies to guide our understanding and actions related to current health equity issues
If you have a complaint of or questions about harassment or discrimination, contact us.