Scarborough hospitals to get $12.5 million boost from 2017 Provincial Budget

Ontario to increase hospital funding in Scarborough to reduce wait times and expand services

May 5, 2017 – Ontario will invest an additional $12.5 million in Scarborough hospitals, investments that will provide faster access to health care, expand crucial services and procedures, and improve the experience of patients:

  • Scarborough and Rouge Hospital will see a $11.3 million increase in funding
  • Providence Healthcare will see a $1.2 million increase in funding

These investments in Scarborough are a commitment made in the 2017 Budget to directly benefit patients at every public hospital across Ontario.

Read the full news release from the Office of the Hon. Brad Duguid, MPP, Scarborough-Centre.