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Within the SW Hospice Palliative Care Network, there are five collaborative tables, each related to a different region within the South West LHIN. These regions are; Elgin, London-Middlesex, Grey Bruce, Huron Perth and Oxford. Along with the overall Network mandates, these regional collaborative tables are also focused on change ideas aimed at improving hospice palliative care needs specific to their community. Organizations and examples of regional specific initiatives are listed below: 
 
Elgin
Organizations involved:
Elgin Manor &  Bobier Villa, South West Regional Cancer Program, West Elgin Commnunity Health Centre, St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital, South West CCAC, South West LHIN, VON, St. Joseph's Health Care London, Serenity House, Red Cross, Care Partners, Spiritual and Community Members
 
Examples of change ideas include: 
Speak Up Campaign
Plan for Treatment for CPR 
Early Identification of Palliative Care Needs in Long Term Care
HPC Brochure for Elgin County Services
 
Huron Perth
Organizations involved
Alzheimer's Association Huron County, SW LHIN, SW CCAC, STAR Family Health Team, London Health Sciences Centre, St. Joseph's Health Care London, Care Partners, Huron Hospice, Tri-County Mennonite Homes, Maitland Valley Family Health Team, North Perth Community Hospice, Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance, Seaforth Hospital, Stratford Perth Residential Hospice, Huron Community Family Health Team
 
Examples of change ideas include:
Physician Engagement 
Huron Hospice Palliative Care Steering Committee
Use of PPS in Acute Care Setting 
Residential Hospice
 
Oxford
Organizations involved:
Woodstock General Hospital, Cancer Care Ontario, SW LHIN, SW CCAC, St. Joseph's Healthcare London, Alzheimer's Association Oxford County, VON, London Health Sciences Centre, Tillsonburg District Memorial Hospital, Care Partners, Sakura House, Oxford County, Woodstock & Area CHC, Ministerial Association Oxford, Woodingford Lodge, Thames Valley Family Health Team
 
Examples of change ideas included: 
Increase access to Sakura House Hospice to 7 days a week
Early identification of Palliative Care Needs in Acute Care Setting
Outreach Tem
 
 
Grey Bruce
Organizations involved:
Grey Bruce Health Services, VON, SW LHIN, SW CCAC, Hanover District Hospital, Alzheimer's Association Grey Bruce, London Health Sciences Centre, Care Partners, Grey Bruce Hospice, South Bruce Grey Health Services, St. Joseph's Health Care London, Southwest Ontario Aboriginal Health Access Centre, South East Grey Community Health Centre, Peninsula Family Health Team, PLTC Homes, Owen Sound Medical Centre, St. George's Anglican Church
 
Examples of change ideas include: 
Outreach Team 
Physician education around Hospice Palliative Care
Identification of Education 
 
London-Middlesex
Organizations involved:
Alzheimer's Association London, SW CCAC, SW LHIN, London Health Sciences Centre, London Regional Aids Hospice, Revera Retirement and Long Term Care Services, VON, ALS Canada, Wellspring London and Region, St. Joseph's Health Care London, Chartwell, St. Joseph's Hospice London, McCormick Home, London InterCommunity Health Centre, Westmount Gardens
 
Examples of change ideas include: 
EDITH package implementation
 
For more information on the collaboratives please see the network members page for contact information for the chairs of each collaborative, or email the network at info@swpalliativecare.ca