Research and Projects

Huntsville Physicians Local Education Group

Evaluation of Two Models of Inpatient Care in a Rural Hospital

Academic Coordinator - Wednesday, September 11, 2019

What is it?

A focus group aimed at collecting information about inpatient models of care from all stakeholders; patients, staff, physicians and administration.


When is it?

 Monday, October 21, 2019 from 4pm-5:30pm OR 6pm-7:30pm.

What will I be doing?

You will take part in a focus group session at the Northern Ontario Medical School Building at 100 Frank Miller Drive.  It is expected that  the discussion will take 1-1.5 hours. The goal will be to collect information and opinions about the 2 models of care that have been recently used for inpatients  at Huntsville District Memorial Hospital - either through a hospitalist or through their family physician.


How do I register/Find out more?
Contact either our Research Coordinator, Lisa Allen (by phone at: 705-789-2311 ext. 2901 or by email at:, or our Academic Program Assistant, Jennifer Dart (by phone at: 705-789-2311 ext. 2705 or by email at:

Primary Investigator : Melanie Mar, MD, CCFP
Focus Group Lead: Jenna Smith-Turchyn, PhD, PT