Accountability Agreements

LHINs are responsible for delivering, planning, funding and integrating health services. This includes developing and negotiating Service Accountability Agreements with all sectors including hospitals, multi-sector agencies and long-term care.

Health Service Provider (HSP) Planning Submissions and Accountability Agreements

MLAA - Ministry LHIN Accountability Agreements

The Central East LHIN and the Ministry negotiate and sign accountability agreements (MLAA) which defines the obligations and responsibilities of both the LHIN and Ministry over a defined period of time. See links below to access the current MLAA.

To view past MLAAs or Performance and Accountability Agreements (MLPA) click here.

MOU - Memorandum of Understanding

The Central East LHIN and Ministry MOU sets out the accountability relationship between the Minister and the Central East LHIN, clarifies the roles and responsibilities of the Minister, Chair, Deputy Minister, CEO, and the Board, and sets out expectations for operational, administrative, financial, staffing, auditing and reporting arrangements.

Central East LHIN Certificates of Compliance

LHINs, through individual Ministry-LHIN Performance Agreements (MLPAs), sign Certificates of Compliance as part of General Performance Obligations. Certificates of Compliance attest to the LHIN’s compliance with applicable legislation, provincial policies, standards, operating manuals, directives, and guidelines as required by the Ministry. Certificates of Compliance can be viewed by clicking here.    

Ontario's Open Data Directive

Ontario’s Open Data Directive maximizes access to government data by requiring all data to be made public, unless it is exempt for legal, privacy, security, confidentiality or commercially-sensitive reasons. It sets out key principles and requirements for publishing open data, and applies to data created and managed by Ontario ministries and provincial agencies. For more information, please click HERE